A Fatal accident at Maua – Athiru Gaiti road, igembe south in Meru county has left four people dead .
The accident saw a Landover which was overloaded with more than 40 people commonly known as “ntungi” or miraa pruners fall into a ditch.
According to Nyambene level 4 hospital Medical Officer Of Health Githu Wachira, the hospital received 32 people and two died on arrival.
Eight have been rushed to Meru level 5 hospital with serious injuries and others left at nyambene level 4 for treatment.
Residents are now urging the Meru county government to construct a men’s ward at Nyambene level 4 hospital.
They have further asked drivers to drive carefully for passenger’s safety.