Two people killed after car nose dives into gorge in Meru accident

Two people killed after car nose dives into gorge in Meru accident

Two people died in an accident after the car they were in dived into a gorge off the Meru-Maua Road.

According to Traffic Police boss Wycliffe Kundu, two other people sustained serious injuries in the Thursday morning accident at Nkinyang’a area.

They were rushed to the Maua Methodist Hospital.

Pictures from the Meru accident scene showed the carrier of the pickup bed that had been ripped off.

Area residents were seen trying to retrieve the vehicle from the gorge before police officers arrived.

It is alleged that the driver of the Toyota Hilux lost control of the vehicle and it veered off the road.