Kenya: One Dead, 20 Injured After Quarry Collapses in Meru

One person died while 20 others were injured when a quarry collapsed in Meru.

The Tuesday evening incident occurred IN Kanyoroku in Imenti South.

Kathigu sub-location assistant chief Godfrey Mbae said the quarry had not shown any signs that it would collapse.

Meru Police County Commander Samson Kinne said the quarry worker had already died when police arrived at the scene.

He called on residents to be cautious when working in quarries.

The body was taken to St Anne’s Hospital mortuary.

Source: The Nation.