Taita Taveta Woman Representative Lydia Haika is on the run after her speeding car hits a pedestrian on Mombasa-Nairobi highway at night.
The police are now investigating the death of a middle-aged man who was hit at Matunda stage, Sultan Hamud by a car belonging to Taita Taveta Woman Rep Lydia Haika at around 8pm.
Makueni Police boss Ole Napeiyan told a local media that the man died on the spot.
According to reports, Ms Haika was onboard the vehicle at the time of the accident.
Reports further indicate that she and another female occupant allegedly fled the scene leaving behind the government car.
The car has been towed to Sultan Hamud and the body of the deceased taken to Kilungu Nursing Home.