Sauti Sol’s tour bus belonging to Modern Coast company was yesterday involved in a road accident that left the driver dead.
The bus was heading to Nairobi from Malindi when the accident happened but no Sauti Sol singer was hurt. The driver suffered major injuries that led to his death as the other two passengers travelling with him were rushed to hospital.
The accident took place near Malindi airport when the tour bus rammed into a stationary Lorry that had been parked on the road moments after it had been involved in another accident with a Tuk Tuk.
“Our bus from Malindi to Nairobi REG:KCF 614U has been involved in a fatal accident near Malindi Airport. Management has organized recovery bus and dispatched Kenya red cross society plus services for emergency reponse. We shall keep you posted,” Modern Coast bus company confirmed on social media.
“The accident that has happened near Malindi Airport was fatal and 2 casualities rushed to Malindi District hospital. The two casualties who were passengers are out of danger and we wish them quick recovery.
“Recovery bus on location and we mourn with family and friends of the departed soul. Our bus hit a stationary lorry which had been involved in another accident with a tuk tuk.