A transformer has blown up at Daystar University, Valley road campus, in Nairobi. The Wednesday evening incident has inflicted fear on students and motorists forcing them to scamper for safety.A footage shared on social media depicts flames engulfing the transformer as smoke billows from it.A video clip shared by Standard Digital Videos depicted packed vehicles already on fire with no fire brigade on site. Several vehicles have reportedly been set ablaze. Kenya Power is yet to issue a statement on the incident.
Several vehicles caught fire after a transformer near the parking lot reportedly exploded.
Students, motorists and staffers are seen scampering for safety amid shouts of fear and caution.
The cause of the explosion is yet to be established with the number of those injured not known.
Reports indicate that efforts to put out the fire are underway as emergency teams responded to the incident.