Unconfirmed reports reaching Kitui Online indicate that a fatal accident has occurred at Waita market, Mwingi central sub-county of Kitui few minutes ago.
It is said that the deadly accident might have killed quite a number.
The accident involved a minibus, Itumba and a bus, Kiita wone.
According to some eye witnesses, Kiita wone, had no headlights.
The bodies of those who have perished have been taken to Mwingi level 4 hospital mortuary while casualties have also been taken to the same hospital.
Below is a police report
KITUI COUNTY, MWINGI CENTRAL SUB COUNTY,MWINGI POLICE STATION SUB FATAL TRAFFIC ROAD ACCIDENT . IT OCCURED TODAY 31/5/19 AT AROUND 7.30 PM ALONG MWINGI KYUSO RD NEAR WAITA MARKET INVOLVING MOTOR VEHICLE REG KAR 280H NISSAN UD PSV BUS DRIVEN BY ONE MUTANDA MBEVO AND KCN948F FH PSV MINI-BUS DRIVEN BY MUTONYA NGWALE WHO WERE HEADING TOWARDS
OPPOSITE DIRECTION ON REACHING AT THE LOCATION OF THE ACCIDENT THE DRIVER OF KCN 948F FAILED TO KEEP ON HIS LANE AND CROSSED THE ROAD AND RAMMED INTO THE ONCOMING VEHICLE AND OVERTURNED AND LIED ON THE RIGHT SIDE
OF THE ROAD AS YOU FACE WAITA GENERAL DIRECTION AS A RESULT TWO PASSENGERS DIED ON THE 1.JOHN MWENDWA KILONZO AGE 24 YEARS AND 2. UNKNOWN FEMALE ADULT .SEVERAL INJURED HAVE BEEN RUSHED TO MWINGI LEVEL IV HOSPITAL EFFORTS TO TOW THE VEHICLES IN PROGRESS CASE PUI.SCENE VISITED BY POLICE.OTHER DETAILS OF THE INJURED TO FOLLOW