At least seven people died and several others were injured after a road accident along the Elementaita-Nakuru Road on Tuesday night.
Three children who were among those injured were taken to Nakuru Level Five Hospital.
A tyre burst caused the vehicle to roll several times at Mwariki C area near Mzee wa Nyama.
The matatu had 14 passengers and was enroute to Nakuru when the accident occurred.
The vehicle that belongs to Molo Group Sacco was coming from a burial ceremony.
Nakuru County Commander Hassan Rashid Barua said the vehicle has been towed to Elementaita Police Station.