Woman left dead after her fridge caught fire and exploded in Mwanzo estate
A 45 year old mother of two died last night after a fridge in her house exploded causing fire,The incident occurred at Mwanzo estate.
She was with her two children who managed to escape through the windows,One of the children was however injured while escaping and is being treated at the Moi Referral hospital.
Police have retrieved the body of of the woman and are investigating the incident.Else where a man died after he fell into a quarry he and his colleagues were working in in Kayole area, Nairobi.
The victim was with his colleagues working at the site when he slipped and fell into a depression head first. He died on the spot.
Police say almost all casual working at quarries in the area don’t wear protection gears. The body was moved to the mortuary.
Several people were also last night left homeless in two fire incidents in Nairobi. The first incident happened in Kawangware where several structures were flattened.
No injury was reported on the locals. The second incident happened in Mathare slums where at least ten structures were affected.
Police say they are yet to establish the cause of the fire. Those affected have appealed for help to rebuild the structures.