A grisly Road accident claims 5 lives in Embu
The accident occurred near St Marks Teachers Training College Kigari Embu, at around 11.00Am Wednesday on the road D467 involving a Rolly and a Sienta PSV car ferrying passengers from Mutunduri to Kianjokoma.
Eyewitnesses said that the driver of the lorry was avoiding to hit the pothole on the road when he met head-on with the car resulting in the Sienta falling in a ditch.
All the occupants of the PSV sienta died while the occupants of the lorry have been rushed to Embu Level 5 Hospital.
Residents and motorists are Calling for the national & county government to have the gaping potholes on the road fixed since they are putting all at risk.
Drivers have been cautioned to be more careful while driving on this road until something is done to fix the potholes. a few months ago a similar accident occurred at the place when a bodaboda rider was hit and died. RIP & Our condolences to the families of the bereaved.