Two drivers died Sunday morning after their trucks collided head on and
caught fire at Kiu near Salama Town, Makueni County along Mombasa Road.
and a clinker tipper which collided and pushed a third lorry before
busting into flames.
According to Salama police boss Joseph Nyasili, the petrol tanker was
driving on the wrong lane when the accident happened.
The driver of the petrol tanker died on the spot after he was caught up
in the flames while that of the clinker tipper died in hospital while
“The driver of the third lorry sustained injuries and was rushed to
Machakos Hospital,” Mr Nyasili told the Nation by phone.