Four injured in Ol Kalou accident, matatu driver blames boda boda rider
Four people, among them an expectant woman, were, on Tuesday evening injured in an accident at Mairo, Ol Kalou.
The 6.30pm accident involved a matatu belonging to Nuclear Sacco, a motorcycle and a bicycle. The matatu was ferrying 14 passengers to Nakuru from Ol Kalou.
The motorcycle was taking a passenger to Mugumo village, Githunguri sublocation, while the rider was headed to Ol Kalou town. Matatu driver Patrick Gathitu blamed Patrick Kabaragu, the motorcycle rider, for the accident.
Gathitu said Kabaragu was a few metres ahead of him on the Ol Kalou-Ndudori road. He cut across ahead of him without warning to join the Mairo-Mugumo road. The four victims were taken to the JM Memorial Hospital. Two of them were yesterday referred to the Nakuru Level 5 Hospital.
Residents at the scene of the accident on Wednesday/