Five people died on the spot when the matatu they were traveling in was involved in an accident long the Likoni- Lungalunga highway.
A woman and two members of the same family are among the deceased according to authorities.
Police say the 14 seater matatu was heading to Lungalunga from Likoni before it experienced a tire burst that occurred at Gasi area in Msambweni along the highway.
The vehicle veered off the road and rolled several times killing the five instantly.
6 others were seriously injured and are receiving urgent treatment at the Msambweni Sub-county hospital while 1 in very critical condition.
The five bodies have been taken to Kwale hospital morgue.