Two people died when the matatu they were in rolled several times and landed in a ditch in Sachangwan on Monday night.
A pregnant woman was one of those who died in the accident as an Eldoret shuttle headed to Nairobi at about 11pm.
In a phone interview on Tuesday, Molo OCPD Daniel Kamanza said the injured were taken to Nakuru Level Five Hospital.
“Eight people were injured. Two were admitted with fractures while six were treated and discharged,” he said.
Residents reminded motorists to be cautious while approaching the deadly 14km stretch on the Nakuru-Eldoret Highway.