Three people have died and several others injured following an accident on the morning of Friday, January 14, 2022.

According to reports, the accident occurred at the Katangini area, along Kabati-Thika road after the Matatu they were travelling in rammed into a lorry ferrying sand from behind.

The injured passengers were rushed to nearby hospitals and currently undergoing treatment.

As at the time of reporting, the cause of the accident was not yet clear.

This comes days after one person was killed in a road accident along the Eldoret -Malaba highway.

The boda boda rider succumbed to injuries after the accident that involved a trailer. Two other people were injured in the accident.

A picture of the accident shows that the trailer had fallen on the tarmac road. It is not clear yet what caused the accident.

The incident came days after 8 people died in an accident on the same road while heading to Nairobi.

This was after a 2NK shuttle hit the back of a trailer that had been packed slightly on the road.

Reports indicate that the trailer had experienced a breakdown and the driver could not manage to park it besides the road.