Murang’a Woman Representative Sabina Chege is in mourning after losing her mother through a gristly road accident. The unfortunate incident that took the life of Susan Wairimu, 68 happened at Githumu on the Githumu – Kangari road. Sabina’s dad Chege Mutema 75 who was also riding along escaped but is in a critical condition.
According to Murang’a County Commander Naomi Ichami, Ms Wairimu was with her husband, in vehicle that collided head on with another that was carrying Unaitus Sacco staff.
She said Mr Mutema, who sustained serious injuries from the accident, was taken to Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi, alongside four other Unaitus Sacco staff.
“Mr Mutema and his wife were heading to Githumu while the vehicle carrying Unaitus Sacco staff was going in the opposite direction when they collided head on at a sharp bend,” said Ms Ichami. Two Unaitus Sacco staff were treated and discharged.