Umoinner matatu kills child at Zebra crossing

A child died after being hit by an Umoinner matatu in Nairobi’s Shauri Moyo estate on Friday morning.

The child, his mother and a sibling were hit at a zebra crossing on Ambila Road, by the matatu which witnesses said was speeding.

The matatu is being held at Makongeni police station.

The two were taken to Metropolitan Hospital and the body to City Mortuary.

In another accident at the Donholm roundabout, 15 passengers were injured when a Pin Point matatu being driven on a pavement rolled.