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14 killed in Matuu bus-lorry crash : The Standard



Fourteen people died after a bus from Garissa crashed into a stationary lorry at Matuu, Machakos County.

At least 14 people were Wednesday morning killed after a Nairobi-bound bus from Garissa rammed into a stationary lorry in Matuu area, Machakos County.

The dead included ten men, two women and a child.
Several people were injured and rushed to Matuu Level-Four Hospital.

The ill-fated bus that killed 14 people on Wednesday morning.

Yatta police boss Njoroge Karanja said the incident happened at about 5 am and it is not clear why the driver of the lorry did not place warning signs on the road to caution other users.

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This is the latest accident to happen in the past week where more than 20 people have been killed. The others happened along Nakuru-Nairobi highway and Mombasa highway.
Fatal accidents are common and most incidents blamed on driving errors and bad roads.

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