Dam Burst Leaves at Least 20 People Dead in Southwestern Kenya
10 May, 2018, 14:28
The burst happened in Solai, Nakuru county, 190 kilometres north-west of the capital, Nairobi, late on Wednesday (local time). Disaster management teams rescued 40 people from the mud and admitted them to local health facilities.
The number could rise as it is feared that people people are trapped.
The Patel dam belongs to a farmer who also has two other reservoirs on their land.
Kabazi MCA Peter Mbae told the Nation that more than 20 families had been evacuated to safe grounds.
A section of Solai Boys High School was damaged by the raging floods while residents of the nearby Marigu, Ruiru and Akuisi farms were forced to flee for safety.
A dam burst in Kenya after weeks of torrential rain, unleashing a torrent of water that smashed into two villages, killing at least 21 people and causing "huge destruction", rescue services and government officials said.
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