School chef killed in a road accident.

A chef at St. Mary’s school, Yala was last evening killed in a road accident as he headed for night shift.

Forty seven year old Julius Ohato Ochogo died on the spot during the accident that happened shortly after 6 PM at Nyamninia on Kisumu � Busia road, a few kilometres from the school.

According to Nyamninia sub location assistant chief, Mrs. Beatrice Amolo, the chef who was riding his motor cycle, was hit by a car, registration number KBC 916C which was heading towards Busia.

The chief said the driver of the vehicle abandoned the badly damaged car and disappeared into thin air. She said the vehicle was towed to Yala police station, as a manhunt for the driver was launched.

Amolo said that the body of the deceased, who hailed from the nearby Muhanda village, was removed to Yala sub county hospital mortuary awaiting post mortem. She called on the road users to be careful while using the roads.

Source: Kenya News Agency