Grisly Accident Wipes Out 3 Family Members

  • Wreck of a saloon car that three family members were traveling in. They all succumbed to injuries. Citizen Digital
  • An accident that occurred along the Nairobi-Machakos highway on Wednesday, September 18, left three family members dead.

    Citizen Digital reported that the night accident claimed the lives of a father, son and grandson.

    It is said that the accident occurred after their vehicle, a saloon car, collided head-on with a 14-seater Nissan matatu.

    The saloon car collided head-on with a 14-seater matatu, killing four
    The saloon car collided head-on with a 14-seater matatu, killing four including three family members.

    Samuel Mutunga, a prominent businessman in Machakos, was being driven by his son, Roy Mwendwa, when the fatal accident took place.

    Mutunga died on the spot, whereas his son and grandson succumbed to injuries on the course of Thursday, September 19, in hospital.

    The driver of the 14-seater matatu also died on the spot.

    The bodies of the four were taken to Machakos Hospital mortuary.

    Machakos Director of Emergency Services, David Mwongela, stated that fourteen other passengers were injured and rushed to the Machakos Level Five facility.

    Those who had suffered minor injuries were taken to the Machakos Level Four Hospital, where they were treated and discharged.

    The driver of the 14-seater matatu died after the vehicle collided head-on with saloon car
    Part of the wreckage of the matatu involved in a nigh accident on Wednesday, September 19. The driver of the 14-seater matatu died after the vehicle collided head-on with a saloon car.