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At Least 10 Killed After Bus Collides with Lorry in Kenya

At Least 10 Killed After Bus Collides with Lorry in Kenya

A bus collided with a lorry on Bangal-Ukasi Road in Tana River County, Kenya, on August 29th. The bus was heading from Wajir to Nairobi when it collided with the lorry coming from the opposite direction. At least ten people were killed in the crash. Several others were injured and were taken to hospitals.

Truck Crushes 4 People to Death on Kenyan Highway

Truck Crushes 4 People to Death on Kenyan Highway

A truck crashed into a motorcycle on Nakuru – Eldoret Highway near Kibunja in Kenya, on August 18. The family of 4 people were travelling to Kibunja from Jogoo on their motorcycle when the truck crushed them to death. Their dead bodies were shifted to Molo District Hospital Mortuary. According to Salgaa traffic commander Walter Kiptala, [...]

Bus-Truck Collision in Kenya Kills 2

Bus-Truck Collision in Kenya Kills 2

A bus and a truck collided head-on in Makindu, Kenya, on the morning of March 1. Authorities said 2 people were killed in the accident while several others were injured. According to the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS), the injured were immediately shifted to the Machakos Level 5 hospital. The exact number and condition of the injured is not [...]

6 Killed, 52 Injured in Kenya Bus Crash

6 Killed, 52 Injured in Kenya Bus Crash

A 36-seater bus collided head on with a coffin pickup along the Kakamega - Kisumu Highway between Shiraka and Murere in Kakamega County, Kenya, at 11 a.m. on September 1. The accident happened when the pickup was carrying a dead body and mourners from Mukumu, Kakamega County, while the bus was transporting students back to school after the [...]

3 Killed in Mandera County Bus Crash

3 Killed in Mandera County Bus Crash

A passenger bus, registration # KAV 024 A, Nissan UD, crashed at Udoley junction near Elwak town in Mandera County, Kenya. The accident happened at about 8am on May 13, when the bus which was en route from Nairobi to Mandera swerved off the road and crashed. Three passengers lost their lives in the incident while 20 others were injured. [...]

Malindi Bus Crash

Malindi Bus Crash

Five people died and 25 others were injured after a Najaah Company bus en route from Lamu to Malindi lost control at Kadzuhoni in Malindi. Four people died in the crash, three of them at the scene, including a road worker, the conductor of a matatu, the roadside and a bus passenger. Twenty-three people were hospitalize. The bus conductor died [...]

Kenya bus hits Train

Kenya bus hits Train

The white passenger bus was passing through train crossing in Nairobi when the train plowed through it on Oct. 30, 2013. Eleven people died in the crash, according to Kenya's Red Cross. Kenya's National Disaster Operation Centre said that hundreds of people who gathered at the scene assisted in helping the wounded and deceased. There is [...]

Train-Bus Case in Kenya court

Train-Bus Case in Kenya court

Bus driver Edward Githae Wanjau appeared before Makadara court on Thursday charged with causing death by dangerous driving, two counts of blocking a railway line, and driving without a Public Service Vehicle (PSV) license. The accident on October 30 left 12 people dead and twenty-one injured. Kenya Railways Corporation had as late as February [...]

Bus and Matatu shared taxi crash in Narok, Kenya

A Nairobi-bound bus belonging to Transline Bus Services collided head-on with a vehicle belonging to Bomet Liners. Nine people died in the crash. The "Bomet Liners" vehicle is a matatu—a kind of shared taxi. The bus driver and a passenger were taken by ambulance to Narok District Hospital. None of the bus passengers were injured. The [...]

Kericho crash

Kericho crash

Kenyan Red Cross indicated that a Modern Coast Express bus from Mombasa and a Toyota station wagon from Kericho collided in Chepsii at the Kapkatungor black-spot. Five fatalities were in the Toyota. Six people died, and twenty-six were injured. The bus ended up in a ditch, but both vehicles were described as mangled. Bus passengers said [...]

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