Three people lost their lives in a grisly road accident that occurred on Wednesday evening at Ilbisil, Kajiado along the Nairobi Namanga road.
It is reported that the vehicle which had four occupants was speeding towards Namanga from Kajiado, when it approached a police roadblock speeding, it proceeded to bypass five other vehicles awaiting to be inspected before ramming into a lorry that was ahead.
Two of the occupants in the vehicle died on the spot while another succumbed to injuries while being rushed to hospital. The fourth occupant sustained serious injuries and is currently recuperating at the Kajiado referral hospital.
Confirming the incident, Oloililai Subcounty police commander Joseph Mutiria said that police would will embark on a serious crackdown on all road users plying this route.
The two occupants in the lorry that was rammed by the speeding car, sustained minor injuries.
By Vivian Moraa