A hawker has died after he was hit by a matatu while escaping from the Nairobi City Council who were on a routine check along Murang’a Road.
Nairobi Hawkers Chairman Kimani Waweru the man who is a hawker near Koja bus stop says the man was hit by the 29 seater matatu headed to Eastleigh while he attempted to cross the road.
The driver of the Matatu number 9 is said to have escaped after the accident that occured at around 4pm.
The man was pronounced dead on reaching Guru Nanak Hospital in Ngara.
Meanwhile the matter has been reported at the Central Police.