Forty-five passengers on a bus bound for Nairobi escaped unharmed after catching fire on Monday morning, May 2.
Video seen by Sambazanews show the incident took place along the Nairobi-Kisumu highway, near a petrol station.
The Guardian Angel bus reportedly caught fire after a tire burst in Kisumu.
All the passengers were safely evacuated as investigations continued into the source of the fire, which was launched by police.
Here is the video: https://youtu.be/IzcKX5aoS3c
Witnesses told the media that some of the luggage inside the bus could not be found as the bus’s fire spread rapidly.
Preliminary reports revealed that the bus was en route to Nairobi from Busia.
The incident comes a day after gunmen opened fire on three 14-seat bullets in the Kainuk area, seriously injuring nine people.
South Turkana Sub-County Police Commander Robert Kibuchi noted that the gunmen sprayed the vehicle and left eight passengers and three drivers in critical condition.