The “Fundamental” songwriter and singer escaped death narrowly after his Rav4 was involved in a grisly accident leaving him with back and other injuries around Thika Road Mall on his way to Ruiru for a show.
According to Citizen Digital a Toyota Premio car rammed into his Toyota Rav 4 from the rear, making him lose control of his car. He careened off the road and hit a stationary lorry that was parked by the road side.’
“I was going for a show in Ruiru when the incident happened. A driver rammed into the rear of my car at the junction of the Thika Road Mall, forcing me to veer off the road and hit a stationary lorry that was parked by the road side. I urge motorists to be keener on the roads,” Ken wa Maria explained to the local tabloid.
The sad news were confirmed admist rumors by Ken himself when he posted the caption below on his Twitter handle.
“Survived a serious accident along Thika Road. Doctors running some tests but I am fine.”
Upon seeking his well being,Citizen Digital spoke to Alice Bosibori- a surgical ward attendant at the St. Francis Community Hospital in Kasarani who had this about the lucky singer.
“Ken wa Maria is doing well. He was attended to by the surgeon who ordered for physiotherapy. He has a back problem as for now, but he is on with antibiotics and pain killers. His condition is very stable.His first session of physiotherapy was done today (Sunday, February 28), and if it can also be done tomorrow (Monday, February 29), then he would be discharged – however it solely depends on his response to physiotherapy.”
Wishing the talented Wa Maria a quick recovery.
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