Grief and tears hit Olenguruone, Amalo location, Kuresoi south sub-county after a speeding probox driving along Olenguruone-Kiptagich road at Daraja Mbili lost control and run over two girls aged 8 and 13 years respectively to death.
Confirming the incident, Kiptaragon senior assistant chief Samwel Lang’at said that the girls who are siblings were confirmed death upon arrival at the Olenguruone sub-county hospital after the 6pm incident.
He said that the girls were heading home from Olenguruone and unfortunately met their deaths within the sharp corner in the new tarmac road.However, he called on the motorists to be cautious while approaching such sections to avert further deaths saying that the stretch has claimed many lives in the past.
According to an eye witness Langat expressed fear that despite the several road bumps erected,the drivers defy and overspeed and have killed several people.
Following the incident,the bodies of the deceased children are lying at Olenguruone Sub-county hospital mortuary.