The Star (Nairobi)

19 March 2014

Kenya: 54 Children Died in Road Accidents in Thika Last Year

54 school children were killed in road accidents last year in the larger Thika District alone. The police data also shows that 165 children were seriously injured while 49 were slightly injured in the accidents. The victims were knocked down by motorists and cyclists while crossing roads while others fell off while being ferried on bodabodas.

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