Tuesday, August 20, 2019- Autopsy report for the late John Mwangi Ng’ang’a alias John DeMathew has revealed the cause of the benga maestro’s death.
According to the report, DeMathew died after his ribs were fractured and his liver and pancreas damaged, when his car rammed into a lorry at Blue Post Hotel on Sunday night.
“The autopsy report has revealed that the internal organs – that is the lungs and pancreas – were severely damaged after all the eight ribs were fractured affecting the internal organs,”
“As a result of my examination, I formed the opinion that the cause of the death was due to chest and abdominal injuries due to blunt force trauma consistent with road traffic accident,” the report signed by pathologist Dorothy Njeru reads in part.
Meanwhile, the chairperson of the burial committee, Mr Muheria Kariuki, has announced that burial preparations of the late singer have began with meetings being held at Blue Springs, Metro Club Thika.
The late DeMathew will be laid to rest on Saturday at Mukurwe village with President Uhuru Kenyatta among the national leaders expected to attend.
The Kenyan DAILY POST.