An inferno occurred on Saturday night at Machakos Police Sation where vehicles worth millions of shillings were razed down.
The fire is reported to have emerged from one of the vehicles that was parked at the station after it was impounded for traffic offenses.
Confirming the incident, deputy traffic base commander Mr Jack Ila, stated that the fire whose cause was not immediately established spread to other four vehicles parked at the same area.
Efforts by police and the residents to save the cars were thwarted as the fire kept on advancing, prompting intervention by the fire brigade. The five vehicles burnt down
”It was just luck that the fire machine arrived on time to contain the fire before it caused a much bigger damage,” he added