One person has been confirmed dead while two others are nursing serious injuries after grisly road accident involving three vehicles at Tsavo River area, along Nairobi-Mombasa highway.
The accident that took place on Wednesday morning involved three vehicles: a trailer, a truck, and a third vehicle.
Reports indicate that the accident occurred when the truck driver, en route to Mombasa, attempted to overtake another vehicle.
However, this attempt resulted in a head-on collision between the truck and a trailer heading to Nairobi.
Police officers promptly arrived at the scene, confirming the number of casualties and survivors in the incident.
According to a police report, the truck driver who was heading to Mombasa lost his life on the spot while two other drivers survived albeit with serious injuries.
The deceased’s body has since been transferred to Kaambu mortuary.
Police have since launched investigations into the accident and warned drivers to exercise caution especially during the rainy season.