University Bus Accident Claims 14 Lives In Kenya
By Samuel Ouma
Fourteen people, including students, died in Kenya on Thursday after a university bus collided with a passenger vehicle along the Nakuru-Nairobi Highway, northwest of Nairobi.
Twelve people died on the sport while the remaining two succumbed to injuries on their way to the hospital.
The bus belonging to the Pwani University was from Nairobi heading to Eldoret, the country’s Rift Valley. It was ferrying students for a games championship when the incident transpired.
According to the police, the bus driver lost control and rammed into an oncoming vehicle before rolling into a ditch. The bus had 30 people on board.
The 14-seater passenger vehicle involved in the crash was on its way from Nakuru to Nairobi.