At least 49 people are feared dead, several others injured after a PSV vehicle they were aboard was involved in an accident at Tunnel area ini Kericho County.
The Kakamega-bound Western Cross Express bus, with 52 on-board, plunged into a valley in the area, along the Londiani-Muhoroni road.
Confirming the incident, Rift Valley Traffic boss Zero Arome confirmed the accident of the 49 feared dead said that the driver of the bus who was heading to Kisumu direction, lost control, plunging down the slope as the vehicle rolled.
Kahare feared that the number of fatalities could riser from 49 feared dead to more.
The rescue operations are underway as the injured are being rushed to Kericho District Hospital.