One person was killed and four other injured this morning after a vehicle burst into flames this morning along Mombasa Road.
The accident which involved three vehicles saw two of them burst into flames.
Police officers claim that the accident was allegedly caused by a driver’s negligence but did not specifically mention which driver.
Passengers of the three vehicles were rescued by other motorists who were plying the route.
The injured were rushed to Machakos level 5 hospital.
The accident caused a huge traffic snarl on the highway for hours as police cleared the flow.