The death toll of those who perished in the Nairobi-Naivasha highway has risen to 40.The grisly road accident occured after a track lost control and burst into flames.9 GSU officers were among those who perished in the accident
The accident which occurred on Saturday evening, December 10 Karai on the busy highway involved a fuel tanker and several other vehicles.
“The fire caught cars on both sides of the road. The truck was coming from Nairobi, but those heading to the city were also burnt,” Edwin Wafula, a survivor who suffered burns on his hand said.
The fuel tanker lost control and burst into flames hitting other vehicles which created a chain of knocks.
1.No.89518 Cpl Abdisalam Aden,
2. No.87481 Cpl/Drv James Kamau,
3. No.94716 PC Samuel Muthiora,
4. 94113 PC Bernard Kung’u,
5.No. 94445 PC Alfred Nyabando,
6. No.94380 PC Victor Tumo,
7. No.97041 PC Kevin Kibet,
8. No.99408 PC Evans Luturomoon,
9. No.97344 PC Bernard Mele,
10.No.98542 PC/W Esther Mungai,
11.No.76039 PC/BUG Joseph Ouko.