At least two people died on Thursday after a staff bus they were travelling in, was hit by lorry at Bonje, Kilifi County.
The bus belonging to Buzeki Logistics Limited was heading towards Mariakani area before the lorry lost control and hit it.
"It's true we have lost two people who were in staff bus. It belongs to Buzeki transport company. The lorry was driving towards Mombasa and on reaching Bonje its brakes failed and it veered off the road towards the other lane," said Rabai OCPD Michael Ndonga.
"Several others were injured and taken to hospital," he added.
Eye witnesses said the lorry driver was speeding before veering off from his lane.