A senior police officer in Nyeri Central Sub- county was hit by an over speeding matatu killing him on the spot. According to Nyeri central traffic police, a traffic accident report that was filled at Kiganjo police station indicate that inspector Sammy Kamitu Musembi met his death at around 9 pm on Monday evening along Marua-Nanyuki road.
Musembi who was stationed at the National Police Campus, Kiganjo, was heading towards Marua when the said vehicle hit him from behind there by killing him on the spot.
According to eye witness the said vehicle failed to stop after the accident, Musembi’s body was discovered on the road and taken to Nyeri Provincial Hospital Mortuary awaiting autopsy.
The said matatu driver is still on run and the police have launched intensive search to arrest him and further fill murder charges against him.