1 January 2013

Kenya: 11 Die in Salgaa Accident

19 people died in Molo after the matatu plunged in a quarry at the same time another six people died on the spot after a 14 - seater matatu hit a ... ( Resource: Passengers Die As Mini Bus Plunges To a Quarry in Kenya )

Eleven people have died in a road accident involving a bus,a trailer and a 14 seater matatu at Salgaa area along the Nakuru - Eldoret highway. The Kenya red cross says 4 are in critical condition,while many others are injured. Rift Valley provincial traffic officer Mary Omari blamed the accident on the matatu's high speed and appealed to drivers to observe the newly enacted traffic laws.

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