A fire gutted Mathai Supermarket in Murang’a town, destroying millions of shillins worth of Property.
The inferno, which started on Sunday midnight, was only encountered by a sole fire truck which kept going back to the fire station to fetch more water.
Locals present said the fire started on the first floor of the building. They said the fire spread quickly since there was slow response from the county fire department.
It is however not clear as to what started the fire but residents claimed it begun at
The first floor, with authorities clarifying that investigations into the incident were ongoing.