A police van. Police in Ol Kalou have launched probe into an incident where a woman was hit and killed by a tree. [Photo: standardmedia]
Police in Ol Kalou, Nyandarua county are investigating the death of a woman said to have been crushed by a tree.
A neigbor said the deceased, Loise Wanjiru, died on Sunday after a tree fell on her at her home in Huhoini.
Area deputy police boss Ndolo Ngao said they suspected foul play and an investigation is underway.
"Police officers are investigating the incident because we are not sure about the information we are got about the woman's death. Someone might have killed her but further details will be given once we are done with the investigations," said Ngao.
Ngao urged locals in the area to provide any information that will help police complete investigations in time.
"I call on locals with crucial information to inform the police to finish the probe in time," said the police boss.