Six people have perished in a road accident after a trailer carrying a cargo container lost control causing one of the containers to fall on an eight seater private car in Makuyu along Thika-Nyeri Road.
Three of those who perished are relatives of former Mathare MP George Wanjohi who said the six were coming from a funeral in Meru County.
Speaking to Ghetto Radio News Wanjohi stated that five people died on the spot and one died this morning at the Kenyatta National Hospital.
“It is still unclear if the driver of the trailer was drunk, but i am told he was trying to overtake the car when one of the containers fell on the private car,” he stated.
Bodies of the deceased are currently at the Kenyatta University Mortuary.
“We tyransported the bodies to Kenyatta University Mortuary this morning and we have already started to make burial plans for them,” he stated.