One dead, 5 injured after two trucks collide on Nairobi-Mombasa highway


One person died and five others were injured after two trucks collided and burst into flames at Kiongwani area, blocking the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway, on Saturday night.

Makueni Police Commander Joseph Ole Napriyan said one of the trucks was headed towards Mombasa from Nairobi and the other was headed in the opposite direction when the accident occurred near Salama.

The injured were rushed to the Machakos Level Five Hospital where they are presently receiving treatment.