Kenya- Police have launched an investigation into a fatal accident where a kindergarten pupil from St Augustine Preparatory School was crushed to death by the school bus in Mombasa, Kenya this morning.

According to Coast traffic boss Emmanuel Okanda, the child fell to the ground from the moving bus and was rolled over.

The kid was attempting to save his water bottle and bag which fell through a gap in the floor of the bus that had rusted.

Okanda says they have arrested the driver of the school bus as they launch investigation

An eyewitness who posted the photos said the bus floor was rusted and weakened  thus after a bump the child fell on the ground through the hole and was crushed by the back tyres.

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