The late Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru who died of excessive bleeding following a freak accident. Photo: Facebook
Postmortem report shows what killed Nyeri Governor
Governor Wahome Gakuru passed away on Tuesday, November 7 after he was involved in a freak accident
Gakuru was the second Nyeri Governor to die while in office after his predecessor Nderitu Gachagua who passed on before the August 8 elections -He will be put to rest after his son finishes doing his KCSE exams at Alliance School TUKO.co.ke understands the late Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru died due to excessive bleeding. An autopsy examination conducted on his body on Wednesday, November 8 says as much. The postmortem was carried out by government pathologist Johansen Oduor in the presence of family members at Lee Funeral Home. Gakuru passed on following a tragic road accident on Tuesday, November 7, in Kabati on the Thika-Kenol Highway in Murang’a county as he was headed to the city for a radio interview.
His Mercedes Benz crashed through a guard rail and drove through it for several meters as the rail split through the co-drivers seat all the way to the passenger’s seat.