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Three students from Turkana County die on the spot in grisly road accident, several injured

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Three students from Turkana County have been confirmed dead while several others have been severely injured after a school bus belonging to AGC Lokichar secondary school in Turkana which was ferrying the students lost control and rolled several times down in SS corner in Kaptimbor Kabarnet – Iten road.

The students were heading back to their school early this morning after participating in Regional games held at Kabarnet high school.

Baringo county police commandant Peter Ndung’u while confirming the incident said that the accident occurred around 7 Am after the bus veered off the road and rolled several times down the stiff hill.

“The students were from Turkana county schools who were participating in North Rift games and they had excused themselves to travel back to their schools this morning” said Ndung’u.

The bodies have been taken to Kabarnet District Hospital mortuary while the injured taken to the same hospital for further medical attention.

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