A Kenya Railways train was involved in an accident as it headed to Kisumu Railways station, Saturday morning.
The train derailed a few kilometres to the station.
All passengers came out unhurt. The Kenya Railways has not issued any statement on the cause of the accident.
The accident caused a traffic snarl-up along the Kisumu – Kakamega road forcing motorists to use alternative routes.
The train blocked the entire road.
According to witnesses, they had a bang and did not know what had happened only to realise the train had derailed.