30 killed in car accident in Kenya

MOMBASA, Thirty people were killed and 16 injured early Sunday morning in a head-on collision between a bus and a lorry in central Kenya, police said.

The accident occurred close to Nakuru town. "All the bodies have been removed from the wreckage and injured people taken to hospital," said Rift Valley Traffic Police Chief Zero Arome.

Kenya Red Cross has tweeted that 18 passengers were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.

Source: Emirates News Agency