Former Thika United captain David Lewa was among the 56 passengers who lost there lives in the road accident at Fort Tennan,Kericho yesterday
Lewa was on his way to Kamega to finalise a transfer move from Thika united to Kakamega Homeboyz.
Kenyan Premier League in a tweet issued a statement saying they were saddened by the sudden demise of the player.
“It is with deep sadness that we learn of the demise of Thika United player Dennis Lewa who passed on in the tragic accident at Fort Ternan on Wednesday,” KPL tweeted.
“Our thoughts are with his family, friends, and Thika United during this time.”
Harambee stars captain Victor Wanyama also sent his condolences to the family via a tweet.
“My heartfelt condolences goes out to family,friends and fans of @ThikaUnitedFC for the loss of their captain Dennis Lewa.God Rest your soul in Peace Brother, and to your family may the lord give you comfort during this hard time ”
Our condolences go to the family and friends Lewa during this trying times.