A Silverstone Airline plane departing from Wilson Airport, Nairobi to Lamu has skidded off the runway and crash-landed at the site.
The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) has confirmed the incident but has reported that there are no fatalities.
“This morning at around 9 am, a Fokker 50 aircraft veered off the runway while departing from Wilson Airport. No Fatalities Reported. The Aircraft Accident Investigations Directorate is carrying out investigations to establish the cause of the accident,” KAA said in a statement.