After a deadly accident along Mecheo-Chepng’ombe Road claimed the lives of three people, police in Borabu, Nyamira County opened an inquiry.
On Saturday night, a lorry and a motorcycle (Boda boda) with two pillion riders were engaged in an accident.
As per Borabu OCPD Josephat Chacha, who confirmed the event, the motorbike was traveling at a high speed when it collided head-on with the truck at Kenyoro center while negotiating a tight turn.
Ombongi Nyamweya, 23, Jeremiah Menge, 23, and Ogoti Munayo, 24, have been named as the deceased.
Police hauled the truck’s wreckage to a neighboring police station for assessment as the driver managed to escape unharmed.
The trio’s bodies, which were brought to the Gucha hospital in Kisii for an autopsy, were from Masimba.