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At Least 50 People, Including 7 Children, Killed in Kenya Bus Crash

11 October 2018, 03:11 | Glen Norman

Image Kenya has struggled to reduce a rising number of road accidents. File pic

Cars drive down a section of the Thika Superhighway that leads out from the northern end of the Kenyan capital Nairobi

At least 50 people were killed when their bus left the road, rolled down a slope and crashed in western Kenya, an official said Wednesday, with the roof of the bus ripped off.

According to eyewitnesses, the accident happened at 4 am.

Police and rescuers had counted 50 people dead, including seven children.

A survivor of the road accident revealed details of the moments leading up to the accident, according to a report by the Standard.

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The bus was traveling from Kenyan capital, Nairobi to Kisumu in the western part of the country.

The bus was overloaded and speeding, a survivor told local media.

The extra passengers were seated on the bus floor since all seats were occupied.

He said the injured were rushed to Muhoroni sub-county and Kericho hospitals.

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Police fear the death toll may rise, with the possibility of passengers trapped in the wreckage. Limited, with the operational name of Home Boyz.

The bus was not licensed to operate at night and its owners will face charges, regional traffic police boss Zero Arome said.

They also called for action to prevent any future such accidents, further urging drivers to exercise caution.

Kenyatta said the authorities were investigating the cause of the accident.

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President Uhuru Kenyatta posted a message on his Twitter page offering "heartfelt condolences to the families of fellow Kenyans who lost their lives in a tragic road accident at Fort Ternan in Kericho County this morning".



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