Migori, Kenya Saturday 8th, April 2023, 8 Killed In Migori Accident after a truck rams into motorbikes.
Lives lost in Migori, leaving several badly injured. This is after a truck ferrying rice plunges into pedestrians and other vehicles along Migori – Isebania Road.
From the reliable sources interviewed by NTV Kenya, the accident was due to brake failure. “The eyewitness say the driver began hooting several metres away signifying brake failure before knoking several people in a boda-boda shade in the town.” Reads part of NTV statement.
Political leaders in the region have expressed their heartbroken messages to the affected. These include Hon. Opiyo Wandayi MP Ugunja Constituency, Junet Mohamed Mp Suna East, Gladys Wanga Governor Homa Bay, and Raila Odinga the opposition leader Azimio La Umoja party.
1. Hon. Opiyo Wandayi MP Ugunja Constituency,
“I am deeply saddened by the loss of life and injuries resulting from the road accident in Migori Town. On behalf of the Azimio One-Kenya Coalition Party in the National Assembly, I join people of Migori County in mourning the deceased and wishing quick recovery to those injured.”
2. Junet Mohamed Mp Suna East
“My heartfelt condolences to the families of victims of today’s grisly road accident in Migori Town.”
3. Raila Odinga the opposition leader Azimio La Umoja party.
“I offer my deepest sympathies to all those who have lost their loved ones, friends, and colleagues in the tragic accident that occurred this morning at the boda boda stage in Migori town.
May God grant you all fortitude to get through this difficult moment.
Poleni kwa msiba.”
4. Gladys Wanga Governor Homa Bay,
“My deepest condolences to the people of Migori following the tragic accident this morning that has claimed several lives and left many injured.
May the Lord comfort the bereaved families.”