2 people died on the spot on Friday night after they were involved in a road accident at Floras along the Lumakanda–Kipkaren road in Lugari sub county.
The accident which occurred at about 8:45pm involved a motorbike which was allegedly overspeeding from Lumakanda towards Kipkaren before it lost control and veered off the road and landed into a ditch killing the rider together with his friend on the spot.
According to eye witnesses the motorbike did not have lights and it was being ridden by an amateur who was being trained by his friend.
The two who are residents of Kipkaren were on their way back home when the accident occurred.
Police officers from Lumakanda police station removed the bodies from the scene and took them to Chebaiywa mortuary in Uasin Gishu County as they launched investigation into the incident.