Photo:The bus involved in an accident along Marsabit-Moyale Highway.
One person died on the spot as 30 others injured including children following a grizzly accident at Horender along Marsabit-Moyale road early on Friday.
The accident occurred at 6.30 am involving a bus from Zam Zam Company registered under Supper highway 45 Sacco.
According to Marsabit central OCPD Joseph Mutende, the bus was ferrying 51 passengers who are registered voters in Mandera to go and exercise their democratic rights on August 8.
Mutende said that the driver lost control of the bus following strong winds in the area that caused it to overturn severally killing a 28 year old on the spot.
The causalities were immediately taken to ISMC and Referral hospitals in Marsabit but some were later transferred to KIIRW A hospital in Meru County in critical conditions.
In a spot check by radio Jangwani injured victims have been taken to Marsabit county Referral, 9 were hospitalized among them two children who were later all airlifted to Kenyatta Hospital in Nairobi.