Friday 4 December, 2020

Drama in Arima as bodies fly from funeral home van

A screengrab from a video in which two bodies are seen on an Arima Street after they fell out of a funeral home's transport vehicle.

A screengrab from a video in which two bodies are seen on an Arima Street after they fell out of a funeral home's transport vehicle.

Two corpses fell out the back of a funeral home’s vehicle in Arima this morning. 

In a video posted on social media, the corpses are seen strewn across an Arima road with vehicles including maxi taxis swerving to avoid them. 

A voice note, which accompanied the video explained that the driver swung out from a side street and the bodies fell out of the trunk. 

The note also claimed that the driver, unaware of what happened, pulled into a gas station where he then realised that his trunk was open. 

“A funeral service van swing out from in a side road and two body fly out the van and drop straight in the road and the man gone in the gas station. When the man coming back from paying for he diesel, he realise the van tray open,” the person said 

The funeral service has not been named. 

We’ll update this story as more details are confirmed. 

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