4 People Survive Electrocution In Kamukunji

The 4 however survived the shock and were rushed to hospital.

 

They were preparing for the police recruitment drive that kicked off this morning countrywide.

 

The 9 am incident occurred after a pole being used by the technicians to put-up a tent within the grounds knocked the overhead power lines.

 

Casualties were rushed to the nearby Bahati dispensary for stabilization before being transferred by St. Johns Ambulance to Kenyatta National Hospital for specialized treatment.

 

The impact of the high voltage current is suspected to have caused severe damage to internal organs of the victims and electrical burns on their limbs.