A man died when this truck went off the road on Sunday.

Jan. 27, 2014 UPDATE: The death toll has risen to at least four, as a further two persons in the Maroon Hill accident have died since our initial post.

At least two persons are dead as a result of vehicular accidents on the weekend.

On Saturday, a woman died when a vehicle went off the road in Coulls Hill and came to a stop in Troumacca Bottom, several hundred feet down a steep incline in North Leeward.

The body of the woman who died in a vehicular accident on Saturday in North Leeward is removed from the scene.
The body of the woman who died in a vehicular accident on Saturday in North Leeward is removed from the scene.

On Sunday, Leopald “Pinto” Castello/Grant died on the spot when a truck went off the road between Maroon Hill and Greiggs.

Several other persons were injured in the accident and were taken to hospital.

I-Witness News was unable to verify that a further two died on the way to hospital or while receiving treatment.

There have been at least three confirmed road fatalities so far this year.

Kenson James, an 11-year-old student of New Adelphi died at the Diamonds Health Centre on Jan. 7 after he was struck by a vehicle, police said in a bulletin.

On lookers at the scene of the accident on Sunday.
Onlookers at the scene of the accident on Sunday.
Onlookers at the scene of the accident on Sunday.
Onlookers at the scene of the accident on Sunday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3 replies on “At least two dead in road accidents”

  1. So sad. condolences to the affected families.
    Dem days here yo haffo live closer to God cause yo donno when the roll going call up yonder

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