Health workers and patients at Kimbimbi sub-county hospital were left in shock after close to 300 boda boda operators stormed the facility and forcefully ejected a patient who was receiving treatment.
The irate mob then frog marched the patient 30 kilometres away from the health facility before lynching him.
The departed is said to have been saved yesterday by police officers after a mob attempted to kill him. He was taken to the Kimbimbi health facility with serious injuries.
He confessed to have stolen five motorbikes and even revealed where he had hidden them. The bodaboda operators rushed to the hideout only to find no motorcycle.
The group returned to the hospital today afternoon ranging with anger after realizing they were duped. They picked the man from his hospital bed and burnt him beyond recognition.
The body has since been taken to the Kerugoya Hospital mortuary by police officers.