Taita Taveta, KENYA: Two people died on the spot early Saturday morning after a motorbike they were riding on was involved in a bad accident at Cheka Reli area along Voi-Mwatate road in Taita Taveta County.
According to Mwatate OCPD Fransis Mwangi, the motorbike rider who was in his way to Mwatate from Voi, had a head on coalition with a Toyota Isis vehicle after he swung and crossed the other side of the road where the vehicle was coming from.
The motorbike went on flames after the head on crush, as the vehicle was left in bad condition.
The Toyota Isis vehicle had five passengers who survived minor injuries.
Bodies of the two men aged 21 and 23 respectively, were taken to mortuary at Moi referral hospital in Voi.
The OCPD stated that investigation is on-going to establish the cause of the accident.
He however warned road users in the area especially boda boda riders of over speeding and overlapping as he said that has at a high rate caused accidents in the area in recent days.