Police in Eldoret are investigating the murder of a High Court court clerk whose body was recovered at Action area along the Eldoret Iten road.
The deceased was identified as David Ouma who was a clerk to Justice Hellen Omondi.
Moiben police boss Jamlek Ngaruiya said the body was found over the weekend by police who on patrol along the road. He said the body had stab wounds on the neck.
Wife to the deceased said he had been called on Friday night to go out and meet a friend but never returned.
Elsewhere, one person has died and another left seriously injured after being hit by a car in Mugenya a few meters from Nambale town.
The accident happened on the Busia – Mayoni highway.
The area OCS Rolex Nyoka has said that the two middle aged men were riding their bikes on their way to chop sugarcane in the morning hours before they were hit by a matatu .
The matatu was on its way to Busia from Mumias.
Nyoka added that the matatu driver who reported the accident at Nambale Police Station might have lost control.
Residents have complained about the increased number of accidents in the region adding that they have left many in misery and disabled.