Several Feared Dead, Scores Injured in Kilifi Multi-Car Crash [PHOTOS]

  • Image of police officers at the scene of an accident. Several people are believed to have died in the fatal road accident in Kilifi September 16, 2019 Twitter
  • 8 people have been reportedly killed and more than 15 others were critically injured in a grisly road accident that happened on Monday, September 16.

    The fatal morning accident happened at Makobeni area on the Rabai-Kaloleni road in Kilifi County.

    Initial reports by the People Daily stated that the tragic accident involved five vehicles, among them two lorries a matatu and several personal cars.

    A mangled up bus following a multiple vehicle road accident in Kilifi on September 16, 2019. Several people are feared dead
    A mangled up bus following a grisly road accident in Kilifi on September 16, 2019. Several people are feared dead

    According to the Kenya Red Cross, 16 casualties with multiple injuries were rushed to Mariakiani and Coast General Hospital.

    The fatal accident comes barely 2 days since a Kenyan Bus crashed in Uganda, leaving several dead and scores injured.

    Uganda's Daily Monitor reported that the accident involved Modern Coast bus travelling from Kenya and a trailer bearing Ugandan plates.

    Here are a few more photos from the tragic accident:

    People gathered around the site of the  road crash involving a matatu, several personal cars and a truck on Mombasa-Nairobi road at Rabai, Kilifi.
    People gathered around the site of the road crash involving a matatu, several personal cars and a truck on Mombasa-Nairobi road at Rabai, Kilifi.

    First responders at the scene of a grisly multiple vehicle road accident in Kilifi on September 16, 2019. Several people are feared dead
    First responders at the scene of a grisly multiple vehicle road accident in Kilifi on September 16, 2019. Several people are feared dead

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