Family members, including three young children, have died after their car collided head-on with a truck along Nakuru- Eldoret highway.
The fatal collision occurred at Sobea area, claiming the lives of the seven a man, his son, daughter, daughter in-law and three grandchildren.
Two of the grandchildren inside the extensively damaged car belonged to his son while his daughter had one child.
The occupants perished on the spot with the trucks occupants escaped with minor injuries.
According to a relative, the victims were headed to Kitale after attending a burial ceremony of their relative in Nyeri when the accident occurred.
Meanwhile two lives were also lost at General Waruinge Road after a private vehicle knocked down two pedestrian after losing control.
AUTHOR: ALLAN OTIENO