Nandi Senator Samson Cherargei was on Friday night involved in a road accident along Eldoret-Kapsabet road.
The accident occurred along the Eldoret-Kapsabet road and the senator is reported to have sustained minor injuries following the accident. He was rushed to St Luke Hospital, Eldoret where he is receiving treatment.
His Toyota Prado was damaged, extensively.
He is said to have been leaving a cleansing ceremony for Deputy President William Ruto at Kipsirwo village conducted by Nandi Laibons Council of Elders.
“He was doused with milk and honey from a special traditional gourd by elders dressed in wild animal skins.
“The elders, popularly known as Orkoiyot, held prayers and offered sacrifices on a nearby hill. They included Christopher arap Agui, Lawrence Nganai, and Stephen arap Tormoi,”