A Kenyan Man Dies after Getting Hit by a Car on I-30 in Dallas, Texas

Printer-friendly versionPDF version

A Kenyan man was killed in Dallas, Texas early Monday morning after he was struck by a car on Interstate 30. Kennedy Omoke Nyakeriga, 39, was hit by a car as he walked on the highway entrance ramp near Dalrock Road.

A motorist driving a Jaguar told police he did not see Nyakeriga until it was too late, and tried to veer his vehicle away from Nyakeriga but ended up hitting him.

Nyakeriga was rushed to Lake Pointe Medical Center in Rowlett, Texas with severe injuries and was pronounced dead around 1:51am.

Police say no charges are expected for the driver.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions to Mwakilishi.com.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Facebook Comments Box

Follow us on Twitter @mwakilishi.

Featured Article

H.E. Ambassador Robinson Njeru Githae, Kenya’s new ambassador to the United States, formally presented his credentials to U.S. President Barack on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at an Ambassadors’ Credentialing Ceremony held at the Oval Office of the...

2378 reads

Featured Article

Early this week, a group of men pounced on a middle-aged woman and stripped her naked for allegedly being inappropriately dressed.

The incident which has since attracted the attention of the Director of Public Prosecution, Keriako Tobiko ha...

4522 reads

Featured Article

You know that things are thick when citizens living in the diaspora decide to intervene for wrongs committed in their countries in a bid to salvage a situation. The stripping incident not only affected women locally but also the Kenyan women who l...

6793 reads

Featured Article

US President Barack Obama on Thursday delivered a speech on the steps he will be taking on immigration using his executive authority. The president announced temporary relief from deportation of some undocumented immigrants - those who have lived...

2514 reads

SYNDICATED NEWS FEEDS

Aggregated Feeds