A boda boda rider survived death by a whisker Thursday after his motorbike collided head-on with a Probox car at unyaa area along the Kitui – Machakos road.
Eyewitness claimed the victim was drunk and riding recklessly at time of the accident that left his motorcycle completely destroyed.
He reportedly swerved into the opposite lane and rammed into the oncoming vehicle thereby sustaining serious injuries.
Fortunately, occupants of the Probox escaped unhurt while the boda boda operator was rushed to Kitui County Referral Hospital where he is undergoing treatment.
Wreckages of the Probox and the motorcycle were towed to Kitui Central police station.