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Six dead, several injured in Sagal bus accident

By Nep Journal Correspondent:

The ill fated Sabrin bus that overturned near Garissa

a previous bus accident near Garissa town.

A mother and her child are among six people confirmed dead in a Monday afternoon accident involving  Sagal Bus near Barquuqay village, 10km from Modogashe town.

Driver of the bus which left Garissa earlier today (Monday) is said to have lost control due to steering failure.

The bus was on its way to Benane town.

Speaking to Nep Journal on phone from Modogashe town, a local agent of the bus said they were still struggling to save people trapped inside the bus.

“We received no help from any quarters other than local residents and fellow travelers since the accident took place around 5pm today” he said.

A private lorry is however said to be on its way to the scene of accident.


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