The Nairobi County Assembly Abdi Guyo on Monday night lost four family members in a grisly accident.
The crash took place when they were traveling from Nairobi to Isiolo, 285 km north of the capital.
Those who died were his brother, his brother's wife and their two kids.
According to police report, their developed a right tyre defect while on the way resulting in driver losing control of the vehicle.
The vehicle veered off the road and rammed into the fence. The four were killed on the spot.
The tragic accident comes few days after the Matopeni Member of County Assembly was endorsed to vie for Isiolo Gubernatorial seat. He was endorsed by the incumbent Mohamed Kuti who dropped his bid for him.
Governor Kuti cited health issues for not seeking re-election.©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.