Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Two die as car hits bridge, plunges into river

Two people are dead following an accident this morning.

The accident is said to have taken place at about 4 am along the southbound lane of the Uriah Butler Highway.

The victims have been identified as Keron Antoine and Samantha Beepath.

Antoine was driving the car when it hit the Guayamare River Bridge and plunged into the river.

Persons who witnessed the accident called police and fire services.

Both of the car’s occupants died before the arrival of the emergency services.

WPC Browne is continuing inquiries.


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