- Cynthia had graduated from Moi University recently.
- She was the only daughter of a single mum and was travelling back towards Nairobi when the accident happened.
Tragedy has befallen a family in Zambezi, Kiambu County, after their only daughter died in a road accident last Saturday.
Cynthia Waithira died when the Toyota fielder that she had her four friends were travelling in had an accident in Gilgil.
The Fielder collided head-on with a speeding Subaru. Cynthia, who was seated at the back seat, was flung through the windscreen and onto the tarmac. She died on impact.
The friends were travelling back towards Nairobi after celebrating Cynthia’s birthday in Gilgil. She was the only child of well-known salonist ‘Shiru Wa Salon’.
Kariuki G.G a long-term family friend told ‘TV47’ that it was immense loss especially to Cynthia’s mother.
Cynthia had graduated only last month from Moi University. All her other friends survived but with injuries. “We pray for her mother to get comfort at this difficult time.”