Residents of kisii Gatare area have torched a vehicle owned by local musician Vicky young Ansanako after he ran over pedestrians .
The witnesses say he knocked down pedestrians along kericho nyamira road killing four of them.
Witnesses say the vehicle veered off the road running over the people nearby.The musician tried to escape after the but the residents raged with anger caught him in Omogonchoro area in nyamira county.
The residents set his car on fire and were on the verge of burning him too but he was rescued by the police. The mob mercilessly wanted to see his blood shed.
They claimed that the musician was drunk and hence he lost control over the vehicle.This is against the law in Kenya.
Intoxication is one of the many causes of accidents in the country.Flaunting of rules and corruption by police officers further catalyse the issue as some fail to arrest them in exchange for bribes.