Kenyan police officer issued a report to a local media that seventeen of Kenya Defense Force (KDF) soldiers have been confirmed dead after the frightening plane crush that happened on Thursday morning.
According to the public officer who wanted to keep his identity anonymous, there were 23 soldiers in the plane and seventeen of them died on the spot as others sustained injuries. Six of them who were severely injured were rushed to Ole-Tepesi in Kajiado county.
In accordance to the reports made by the police officer, the accident happened in the outskirts of Nairobi, when soldiers were rushing for a training exercise.
Kenyan military confirmed the plane crush but did not give details. More to follow…