20 rushed to hospital after grisly road accident at the same spot where 15 people died in a similar accident last week

20 rushed to hospital after grisly road accident along Mombasa Malindi Road

20 people have been rushed to hospital following a grisly road accident at the same spot where 15 people lost their lives in a similar accident six days ago.

The accident happened along the Malindi Mombasa highway after two vehicles travelling in opposite directions collided head-on.

Confirming the accident, Malindi Sub-County Police Commander John Kemboi stated that one of the vehicles involved had tried to overtake another vehicle before colliding head-on with another vehicle speeding in the opposite direction.

20 rushed to hospital after grisly road accident along Mombasa Malindi Road

The police boss added that the Monday accident which involved two matatu passenger service vehicles(PSV) could be attributed over speeding and overloading.

The injured were taken to Malindi General Hospital.

At least 15 people were confirmed dead in a tragic road accident in which two buses collided head on at the same spot on 07 April 2021.

20 rushed to hospital after grisly road accident along Mombasa Malindi Road

The horror crash involved Muhsin bus from Mombasa to Garissa and a Sabaki shuttle minibus heading to Mombasa from Marereni.

Among those who died on the spot were the drivers of the two buses.

15 die in tragic road accident involving two buses along Mombasa-Malindi road

Several employees of the Kilifi County Government who were heading to work are also reported to have perished in the crash.

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