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Monday, 30 March 2015

BILLOW KERROW'S DRIVER RUNS OVER HOUSEHELP IN SOUTH C



BILLOW KERROW'S DRIVER RUNS OVER HOUSEHELP IN SOUTH C
Police are investigating an incident in which Mandera Senator Billow Kerrow's driver hit and killed the senator's househelp in Nairobi's South C estate. The driver was driving from the senator's home on Sunday morning when he accidentally ran over the woman, killing her instantly. Mr Kerrow (left) was not at home at the time of the incident. According to the police and Kerrow, the driver accidentally engaged a drive gear and accelerated as he started the car. "The driver was leaving the compound and the victim was standing outside the gate. He engaged the drive gear and accelerated by mistake and drove through the gate, which was closed. He says he wanted to step on the brakes instead," said Kerrow. He said the vehicle hit the gate and the maid, who was walking into the compound. "It was an accident and it is unfortunate she died. The police are here handling the situation. Her husband has also come," said Kerrow. See also: Mandera Senator’s driver accidentally runs over their maid, killing her on spot Nairobi head of traffic Edward Mwamburi said his officers had visited the scene and were pursuing the matter. Meanwhile, police are looking for a gang that shot and seriously injured a man in a robbery in his house in Jamhuri estate, Nairobi, on Saturday night. The gang robbed the family of valuables of an unknown amount before fleeing. And in Umoja, another man was shot and seriously wounded in a robbery in his house. Police say a gang of three raided the house and tried to rob the occupants of their valuables.