41 people have been confirmed in an accident which occurred along Nairobi-Narok highway on Thursday morning.
The road accident at Ntilele area also left 33 others with serious injuries and were rushed to hospital.
Police at the scene said that the accident happened at about 2 am when the bus crashed as the driver negotiated a drift from Nairobi while headed to Homabay.
Traffic Commandant Samuel Kimaru said they suspect the driver lost control of the bus before the accident happened.
Other witnesses it took long to rescue those who had been trapped under the bus wreckage after it overturned in a ditch.
The scene of the accident is about 15 kilometers fromNarok and common with such incidents and locals have been calling for measures to curb them.-The Standard
The Kenya Red Cross earlier dispatched an emergency team to evacuate critically injured patients.