NTSA should station recovery vehicles on the roads

Kakamega matatu accident

The wreckage of the matatu which hit a truck at Msembe in Kakamega County along Webuye- Eldoret highway on January 2, 2022, killing 8 passengers on the spot.


Photo credit: Isaac Wale | Nation Media Group

Road safety • There have been many fatal road accidents involving stationary motor vehicles on the highways, the most recent being the Lumakanda one that killed eight people and left many others seriously injured, says Bernard D. Njuguna. “The NTSA should station heavy-duty towing and recovery vehicles on the roads. Placing hazard signs doesn’t seem to work.” His contact is [email protected]

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