ROAD ACCIDENT

[PHOTOS] Super Metro bus overturns at entrance of expressway in Westlands

Several passengers were injured in the Wednesday morning accident.

In Summary

• Eyewitnesses said a Super Metro bus overturned after it hit a guardrail while evading hitting another vehicle.

• The accident happens, barely two days after an Embasava Sacco bus was involved in another accident at Mlolongo toll station.

The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU

There was a huge traffic snarl-up along Nairobi's Waiyaki Way after an accident occurred at the entrance of the Nairobi Expressway in Westlands on Wednesday.

Eyewitnesses said a Super Metro passenger bus overturned after it hit a guardrail while evading hitting another vehicle that was using the expressway lane.

Several passengers were left with scores of injuries and rushed to the hospital.

The accident happens, barely two days after an Embasava Sacco bus was involved in another accident at Mlolongo toll station.

Over 20 people were injured in the Monday evening accident.

The Embasava Sacco bus is said to have rammed into a private vehicle, Prado TX, at the Mlolongo exit.

The bus was heading to Kitengela from Nairobi CBD when the accident happened.

Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Scene of an accident at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
The bus overturned at the entrance of Nairobi expressway in Westlands on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
Image: ANDREW KASUKU
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