Two people have died at a quarry in Matungulu, Machakos county,leaving their family in shock and disbelief given that they are related.
They were buried alive after the quarry they were working in collapsed on them in Nguluni on Friday.
Matungulu police boss Samuel Mukuusi confirmed the incident.
“It is true that two people have died at a quarry in Matungulu, we are investigating to know what exactly happened,” Mukuusi told the Star on the phone.
Eyewitnesses said one of the men died instantly while another succumbed to injuries at Kangundo Level 4 Hospital.
The bodies were removed to the same hospital’s mortuary.