The Kenya Wildlife Service(KWS) has revealed that one of its aircraft crashed early this morning in Isinya, resulting in the death of one of its occupants.
The statement is below:
Today KWS is sad to confirm we, unfortunately, suffered an aircraft accident at 07:38 am that resulted in one fatality and the loss of the aircraft. The accident involved an AutoGyro aircraft model MTOsport2010 registered 5Y-KWV. The accident occurred at Orly Airpark during routine training exercises. A thorough investigation will be carried out as to establish cause of the accident. We convey our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved.
Other unconfirmed reports claimed that the person killed in the crash was a trainer, who might have been from the USA.
Below are other photos from the crash scene: