yego1Javelin Champion Julius Yego on Sunday night crashed his SUV but was lucky to escape with only some minor injuries.

Yego was driving the week-old Toyota Prado along Kapsoya road when the accident occurred at around 10pm. He was alone at the time, and it was well wishers who rushed him to Mediheal Hospital in Eldoret Town where he stayed overnight for observations.


The damaged Prado was towed to  Eldoret Central Police Station.

The athlete confirmed that he is okay on Facebook. He wrote, “God is living and great!am ok my people ! Can’t believe am [email protected] yupo!!am in stable condition!”