World and Olympic 3,000m steeplechase champion Conseslus Kipruto escaped unhurt following Tuesday night accident along Eldoret Kapsabet road near Eldoret International Airport.
The accident occurred after the Kipruto’s vehicle hit a moving tractor from behind damaging the front wheel, with the tractor rear tire bursting rendering it immovable.
The world 3000m steeplechase champion, together with the occupants of the vehicle did not sustain any injuries.
A visit at the scene of accident, the parts of the damaged parts can be seen, implicating the impact of the accident.
Police officers towed the vehicle to Langas police station.
The 23 year-old could not be reached on phone as it went went unanswered before publishing the story.
On Tuesday night, photos of Kipruto car appeared on social media sparkling anxiety among family members, athletes and friends.