A car goes up in flames on Nairobi-Mombasa Highway
Three people have been confirmed dead after their vehicle burst up in flames along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.
The accident took place on Sunday night according to the police.
The driver of a Subaru Forester who was heading towards Nairobi's direction tried to overtake and unfortunately collided head-on with an oncoming lorry.
All three passengers in the Subaru Forester died on the spot.
The lorry’s driver escaped with minor injuries and was rushed to hospital for treatment.
The said Subaru Forester caught fire and burnt to ashes, while the lorry was extensively damaged.
Police are investigating the incident.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.