3 People Die In Salgaa Road Accident

Confirming the incident, Salgaa Base Commander Alex Mumo said the crash involved three saloon cars and a trailer.

Mumo says one saloon car heading to Salgaa from Nakuru rammed into the others heading to Nakuru killing three people instantly as two others sustained injuries and were rushed to the Rift Valley general hospital.

The accident caused a heavy tarffic snarl up on the busy road and comes barely a week after national transport and safety authority introduced patrol cars along Kibunja-Sachang'wan road to curb road carnage

At least 20 people have died along the particular road stretch this year alone.

By Maureen Murimi