Four dead after Mandera bus is swept away by floods
Thursday April 16 2015
Passengers atop a bus that was swept away by flash floods as it tried to cross a seasonal river at Gadudia in Mandera County on April 16, 2015. Four people were confirmed dead while 42 had been rescued by 2pm. PHOTO | COURTESY |
County Commissioner Alex Ole Nkoyo who confirmed the four deaths said rescuers were still searching for more bodies along the river where the incident occurred.
Mandera Kenya Red Cross Society coordinator Ahmed Mohamed also said 42 passengers who were in the bus as it tried to cross the river had been rescued by 2 pm.