Vihiga United defender Dennis Ombeva is mourning the lose of 14 family members, who perished in a road accident on Monday night.
Fourteen passengers perished in a gruesome accident on Monday along Kitale-Webuye road in Bungoma County.
Unfortunately, all the casualties were close family member of Ombeva, who recently guided Vihiga to top finish in the National Super League and a place in the 2018 Kenyan Premier League.
Among the dead was Ombeva’s mother, her cousin Caroline Vihenda and 12-other close family members.
The accident involved multiple vehicles after a matatu rammed into a tractor that was transporting sugar cane at Kamukuywa bridge.