By Nanjala Sarah
Three students of St. Mary’s Nyamagwa Girls Secondary School have been confirmed dead while 68 others are currently nursing serious injuries after their bus rolled over in Kisii County.
The early Friday morning accident that took place in Nyambunde, a short distance from the school, in Kisii County is said to have taken place after the driver lost control of the newly acquired bus. The occupants were form three students who wanted to try out the bus that had just been recently purchased by the school.
The students together with one teacher and a driver were taken to Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital where they are receiving treatment.
Blood donations have been requested as the hospital is short of supply.
The horrific accident took place at a known black spot on the Igare-Itumbe road, which not long ago claimed the lives of over 13 students headed for school games.
below are some of the images from the scene of the accident