Eleven people have died and dozens others injured following a road accident that occurred early Monday after a public service bus collided with a trailer on Garissa-Mwingi road.
The Nasib Sacco bus was heading to Wajir and had at 60 passengers on board when the accident occurred at Tula area. The injured were taken to Garissa Referral Hospital. The trailer was transporting cement.
Confirming the accident, North Eastern regional commissioner Mohamed Birik said the truck had stalled when the bus rammed onto it. “We are investigating the incident. It is unfortunate many have died and others injured,” He said