2013 Kenya national youth champion Ian Mutuku is dead, he collapsed and died in Machakos town
– Mutuku is a 2014 Africa Youth Games silver medalist
Kenya’s athletics fraternity is mourning the death of highly promising sprinter Ian Mutuku who died after collapsing at a hospital in Machakos on Monday, October 24.
According to Mutuku’s coach, the athlete had checked into Machakos Level 5 Hospital on Friday, October 21, with swells all over his body before and his condition worsened.
Mutuku was only 19 years and his death is a big blow for Kenyan athletics.