Cabinet Secretary Raphael Tuju was airlifted to Karen Hospital while unconscious after an accident with a matatu at Magina area along Nakuru-Nairobi highway yesterday morning.
He suffered chest and abdominal injuries. His driver and bodyguard sustained fractures. Matatu driver and 15 others including the matatu driver suffered various injuries and were taken to Kijabe Hospital.
According to eyewitnesses, Tuju’s Prado collided head-on with the matatu heading to Nairobi that swerved the road to accident hitting another vehicle that had slowed down.
Tuju had broken ribs and injury in his intestines. He was first airlifted to Kijabe Hospital then to Karen hospital. At Karen he is under his personal doctor.