Nairobi while the car bearing a Ugandan registration number and had eight people, was heading to Eldoret from Nakuru Town.\r\n
Ms Mary Omari, area traffic enforcement officer, said the saloon car was overtaking a motorcycle when it collided with the bus.\r\n
“The accident occurred at around 3am. Five people in the car died on the spot. They were young men aged between 17 and 19,” she said.\r\n
Ms Omari added that the three other people sustained minor injuries and were taken to Rift Valley Hospital.\r\n
According to the officer, the driver of the saloon car was speeding and the vehicle was overloaded.