A Kenyan Pilot and four American tourists were killed on Sunday evening in a helicopter crash near Central Island in Lake Turkana.
According to police, two helicopters had landed earlier in the day at Labolo tented Camp on the National Park’s Island, however only one managed to clear the area safely.
“Security personnel dispatched to the scene confirmed that among the five were four Americans and the Kenyan Pilot,” said the National Police Service in a statement Monday morning.
The cause of the 8pm accident is yet to be established.
Security teams are on the scene to assist in the recovery efforts.
More to follow…