Two buses belonging to Modern Coast Company collided today morning killing seven and 62 others injured at Salama Market along Nairobi-Mombasa Highway.
Now, National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has suspended their licence and has initiated investigations into their safety standards and operations.
The bus operator has been involved in a spate of fatal accidents in the last few weeks.
“The Company’s access to the NTSA portal has been deactivated to limit any activities on their 88 vehicles, as the investigation continues. The National Police has also been advised to impound any of their vehicles from operating contrary to this suspension” NTSA Director General George Njao stated this morning.
Njao added; “Over the last couple of days, the Authority has been monitoring the operations of Modern Coast Bus Express Limited following reports of several near fatal crashes”.