A 50 years old man, was on sunday killed by a stray elephant in maralal, Samburu county.
Robert Cullens Murimi was an experienced tour guide and safari entrepreneur, who was killed by a stray elephant while hiking at Nkoteiya conservancy.
The police report indicated that the deceased was in a company of a Spanish national identified as Jordin and three kenya wildlife service rangers.
“They were having a party when a stray elephant attacked them. The three rangers and the deceased’s business partner ran for their lives and managed to outrun the elephant,” the report read in part.
According to the report filed at Maralal Police Station, the deceased did not manage to escape the animal. It descended on him and thus resulted to multiple injuries that was found on his lifeless body.
His body was then flown to Nairobi after the attack. Murimi was an experienced guide and safari entrepreneur who is said to be widely known in kenya.
He rans two companies, Classic Safaris and Paws Africa Safaris. More