Scores Feared Dead as Tanker Hits Matatu, Transformer Before Exploding

Scores Feared Dead as Tanker Hits Matatu, Transformer Before Exploding
  • Several people are feared to have lost their lives after a petrol tanker burst into flames on Thursday evening, August 26, after colliding with a matatu at Mukhonje area along the Eldoret-Webuye road, in Kakamega County.

    The tanker is reported to have lost control, hit a stationery matatu, which then hit an electricity transformer and caught fire.

    According to witnesses on the site, about seven people are feared to be dead after being trapped in the matatu.

    Multiple shops near the scene also caught fire with property of an unknown value up in flames. 

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  • Source: KENYAGIST.COM