Police in Bomet are tracing the proprietor of a automobile that knocked down a police officer in Sotik space earlier than escaping.
Within the unlucky incident that occurred on the evening of Wednesday, February 22, 2023, the officer hooked up to the Mandera Border Patrol Unit was using a motorbike when he was knocked over from behind by an unidentified automobile. He was alone on the time.
Witnesses instructed police that the officer died on the spot after sustaining extreme head and chest accidents.
Bomet County Police Commandant Mathews Mangira famous that investigations had been launched to find out the id of the unknown driver and convey him to ebook.
To this point, police have interviewed witnesses and recorded statements.
The most recent comes barely a day after a police van chasing after a suspected bhang smuggler hit a scholar killing her on the spot.
Witnesses narrated that the unlucky incident occurred at a roadblock alongside the busy Migori-Kisii freeway because the officers had been chasing after the suspect.
The accident noticed two different college students, and a pedestrian injured. The 4 had been rushed to Migori Referral Hospital for remedy.
Following the incident, the scholars on the establishment and members of the general public staged protests searching for justice for his or her colleagues.
Migori county police commander Mark Wanjala and Uriri DCC Monica Kang’ethe stated the incident was unlucky and reiterated that investigations shall be carried out.
“Police had tried to entry the accident scene to gather proof, the scholars tried to cease them as they harassed different motorists. No one is above the legislation and we are going to launch investigations,” Wanjala stated.
Kang’ethe despatched her condolence to the households of these concerned within the accident and referred to as for peace and calm.