Four family members die in motorcycle crash

Four family members died in a crash in Kilifi County on June 4, 2018. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

Four family members have died after their motorcycle collided with a truck in Mitangoni, Kilifi County.

Kilifi Deputy OCPD Peter Mutuma said they were trying to overtake another truck on the Mavueni-Kaloleni road.

"The four people who belong to the same family were travelling to Kilifi when the accident occurred and their bodies were taken to Kilifi sub-county hospital mortuary awaiting post-mortem," he said.

Mr Tony Dadi, a relative, said he lost his sister, niece and mother. The mother was being taken to a dispensary.

"All of them including the rider are relatives and it is a very sad day for us," Mr Dadi said.

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