Four people died on the spot and six others were injured after a matatu veered off the road and overturned on Lang’ata Road, Nairobi over the weekend.
The police report said that the accident occurred as a result of speeding.
According to the Nairobi Traffic Commandant Leonard Katana, preliminary investigations showed that the driver was speeding before he lost control of the bus, which veered off the road and crashed, just a few metres from Lang’ata Police Station.
Out of the six injured passengers,4 of them were in critical condition and are admitted to Kenyatta National Hospital and St Mary’s Hospital in Lang’ata.
“We have, however, launched investigations to establish the exact cause of the accident,” said Mr Katana.