DIG Mbugua’s daughter dies in grisly road accident

By Collins Osanya On Thu, 17 Jun, 2021 23:21 | < 1 min read
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The daughter to Deputy Inspector General of Police Edward Mbugua has succumbed to injuries after she was involved in a grisly road accident in Nairobi.

According to a police report seen by K24 Digital, the accident occurred on Thursday night along Tom Mboya street – Muranga lane junction in the CBD.

“This occurred today on 17/6/2021 at about 0800hrs along Tom Mboya street – Muranga lane junction involving vehicle reg .no KBR 065 B, Isuzu minus c/o KMO Sacco driven by Patrick Macharia Magu, and m/vehicle reg.no KBL 744A Isuzu bus c/o City shuttle driven by Christopher Maina Kirecho and a pedestrian namely Nelly Waithera aged 25 years,” the police report read.

The police stated that the KMA Sacco driver was reversing along Murang’a lane at the junction of Tom Mboya when he sandwiched Waithera against the City Shuttle matatu.

Waithera who sustained serious head injuries was rushed to Kenyatta National Hospital where she succumbed while being attended to.

The body of the deceased was moved to Kenyatta University Hospital mortuary pending autopsy.

Police also revealed that both vehicles were detained at Central Police Station awaiting inspection.

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