Two People Escape Death by a Whisker After Light Plane Crush Lands in Meru-Isiolo Highway

Two people on Wednesday narrowly escaped death after a light aircraft they were in crashed at Maili Nane along the Isiolo-Meru road.

The plane was trying to land on the tarmac following mechanical failure.

Eywitnesses told Nation.Africa that the aircraft crashed as the pilot was trying to avoid an incoming lorry and motorbike.

The two occupants are employees of Lewa Conservancy and were from Isiolo headed to Nanyuki.

Buuri Sub-County Police Commander Joseph Asugo confirmed the incident but declined to give further details saying investigations are still ongoing.

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