Father,son and grandchild die in a grisly road accident in Machakos.
Three family members were killed in a grisly accident on the Nairobi-Machakos highway on Wednesday night.
Samuel Mutunga, a prominent Machakos businessman also known as Uncle Sam, died together with his son and grandson.
The vehicle they were in collided head on with a 14-seater Nissan matatu.
Mutunga’s son Roy Mwendwa was driving the saloon car when the accident occurred at Kanaani (Katheka Kai).
The driver of the matatu also died on the spot. The bodies have been taken to Machakos Hospital mortuary.
Machakos Director of Emergency Services David Mwongela said: “4 people who are critically injured are still at Machakos Level Five facility.