Ruto disclosed that the matatu escaped afterwards but he reported the incident at Mai Mahiu police station and officers immediately arrived at the scene.
“The matatu escaped from the scene of the accident and we could not trace it afterwards. I reported the matter at Mai Mahiu police station,” Ruto added.
The Governor apologised to the family and promised to sort out everything with them.
Naivasha sub-county commissioner Isaac Masinde confirmed the accident stating Ruto’s vehicle rolled on impact before landing in a ditch.
Masinde divulged that the Governor sustained minor injuries and was taken to Nairobi for treatment.
Here are the tweets from Ruto: