Three killed, one injured in Isiolo road crash

Friday February 01 2019

Wreckage of the car that crashed at Chokaa area on the Isiolo-Archers Post road on January 31, 2019. Three people died in the accident. PHOTO | VIVIAN CHEBET | NATION MEDIA GROUP


Three people died while one was injured in a road accident at Chokaa area on the Isiolo-Archers Post road on Thursday night.

Isiolo OCPD Mohammed Bakuli said the vehicle, a Toyota Fielder, was heading towards Isiolo when it lost control, veered off the road and rolled several times.   

Those who died included a minor aged 17 and two adults aged 18 and 22.   

The survivor, who sustained slight injuries, was rushed to Isiolo Referral Hospital for treatment. The injured is said to be in a stable condition. Bodies of the deceased were moved to Isiolo Referral Hospital mortuary.  

The extensively damaged motor vehicle which had four occupants at the time of the accident, has been towed to lsiolo Police Station for inspection.