Salgaa accident

At least five people have died in a multiple road crash involving ten vehicles at Migaa near Salgaa along the Nakuru-Eldoret highway.

Eye witnesses said the driver of a truck appeared to have lost control of the vehicle after its brakes failed, ramming into several other vehicles.

Police counted five bodies, while several survivors were rushed to various hospitals in Nakuru County.

The incident involved two saloon cars, four transit trucks, one double cabin truck and two canter trucks, according to witnesses.

One of the drivers who survived the crash said his vehicle was hit from behind by a truck carrying logs.


Mr Roy Gardi said the truck which was coming from the Eldoret direction then ran into more vehicles after the driver lost control.