Four people died yesterday evening in a greasly road accident involving a matatu nd two motorcycles in Bomet County.

Two of the victims died on the spot while two others were pronounced dead on arrival at Tenwek Hospital where good Samaritans rushed them for treatment.

Bomet Divisional Police Commander Geoffrey Walumbe confirmed that the accident occurred in Salaik village on the Mugango-Silibwet road when a matatu traveling from Olenguruene in Nakuru County to Bomet collided with two motorcycles and rolled repeatedly before landing in a ditch.

Mr Walumbe added that two men and two women succumbed to their injuries and the bodies were moved to Tenwek Hospital mortuary to await post-mortem before being released to relatives for burial.