A boda boda passenger dies in an accident

A woman was Tuesday killed after a motorcycle she had boarded was involved in an accident along Bungoma-Mumias road.

Bungoma south OCPD David Kirui confirmed that Mercyline Wanyonyi -24, died after the motor cycle she had boarded was hit by a car heading to Mumias from Bungoma.

Kirui said that the driver of the car was seriously injured when her car rolled.

He confirmed that the boda boda rider was also seriously injured and were both rushed to Bungoma Referral hospital, where they are undergoing treatment.

He said the deceased was taken to Bungoma hospital mortuary.

Kirui decried increasing cases of accidents that involved boda boda riders and vehicles, and asked road users to observe traffic rules.

Source: News Agency