Several people are feared dead after a Mombasa-bound bus lost control and plunged into River Nithi at the Nithi bridge black spot in Tharaka Nithi County.
The Modern Coast bus was heading to Mombasa from Meru with an unknown number of passengers.
The driver of the Modern Coast bus lost control of the vehicle, plunging into the river along the Meru – Mombasa highway.
Eastern Regional Commissioner Evans Achoki told the Star on Monday morning that the fatalities had increased to 33.
Looking through tweets about the Modern Coast accident, you realize the many passenger complaints about faulty breaks, reckless driving & bribing traffic cops that went unanswered by both police and the company itself. We need to do better, if we are to reduce road carnage.
The modern coast buses were just a bomb ticking to explode.