Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Toddler dies after tragic driveway accident

A tragic accident has resulted in the death of a two-year-old girl, who was hit while a vehicle was reversing out of a driveway.

According to police reports, around 11:00 am Tuesday, the driver was reversing out of a driveway at Seetahal Trace, Beaucarro Village, Carapichaima, when he accidentally struck the two-year-old girl.

The child was rushed to the Couva Health Facility where she was treated, then transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital and warded at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

However, the child succumbed to her injuries at hospital.

Investigations are continuing.

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