A Nakuru member of County assembly was on Thursday afternoon involved in accident at Mbaruk area along the busy Nakuru-Nairobi Highway.
The Naivasha’s Lake view Ward MCA Hon Karanja Mburu escaped unhurt.Speaking on a phone interview, the MCA said he was headed back to his ward after attending to official duties in Nakuru town when the incident occurred.
According to the first time youthful MCA,the Toyota axio car he was driving rolled severally after veering off the road when he tried evading a head on collision with oncoming bus that was headed towards Nakuru.
He says the safety belt saved him and that had he not fastened he would have sustained serious injuries.
“I am okay but I must say the seat belt saved my life” he said.
According to MCA Karanja, the bus which was being recklessly driven, was trying to overtake other vehicles and dint stop after the accident.
The MCA’s car was towed to the Gilgil police station.
PHOTO/Karanja Mburu:The MCA’s car that was involved in an accident at Mbaruk along Nakuru-Nairobi Highway.