The Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) says its will join with the Police Force to review safety and security producers in the wake of the death of a revelers who was injured by a truck during J’ouvert on Monday.
Camillia Trimmingham, a 17-year-old student of the St. Clair Dacon Secondary School, died in hospital on Monday after she crushed by the wheel of a truck during the revelry.
“The CDC expresses condolences to the family and friends of the unfortunate young lady who met with an accident involving a music truck on J’ouvert morning,” CDC chair, Dennis Ambrose said in his review of the festival on Wednesday.
“We hope to never have such an experience like this in the future, and extend a warning to those individuals who dance and jig close to the trucks to please exercise great caution. The CDC and the Police will also be reviewing the safety and security procedures in this regard,” Ambrose further said.