In a heartbreaking incident, at least five high school students lost their lives in a devastating road accident near the Delamare estate in Naivasha. The young victims were en route to Nairobi from Western Kenya when the matatu they were traveling in collided with a lorry.
Emmanuel Bowen, the Naivasha sub-county police commander, confirmed the tragic event, which also left seven individuals with serious injuries. According to local news outlet NTV, those injured were swiftly transported to Naivasha county hospital for treatment.
The accident occurred earlier today, Tuesday, April 18, and authorities arrived on the scene promptly to assess the situation and provide assistance. As the community mourns the loss of these young lives, the police continue their investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision.