One person dead ,Parcel burnt.


A parcel lorry caught fire after involving in a road accident by a boda boda rider who died on the spot at Ahero junction in Kisumu County.
Nyando OCPD Leonard Matete confirmed the incident noting that the rider died on impact.
An eye witness Michael Obat says the rider was from Ahero while the lorry was heading to Kisumu when the incident occurred.
Obat says the rider was overtaking when it got involved in a head on collision with the lorry.
Due to impact the rider was thrown three metres away as the lorry pulled the motorcycle thus causing fire.
Obat says onlookers tried to put out the fire but failed as the lorry went up in flames.
Fire fighters from Kisumu later arrived at the scene and controlled the fire.
The driver of the lorry was not injured during the incident.
The OCPD says the lorry has been towed to Ahero police station as the body taken to a local morgue.
The content inside the lorry remains unknown.