Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Watch: Burning car causes highway traffic

Amidst flooding woes in South Trinidad, drivers were subjected to additional traffic after a car caught on fire on the Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway on Thursday.

Videos and photos shared to social media showed the burning car and emergency responders who attempted to put out the blaze and move the car from the roadway.

 

The incident was said to have taken place along the northbound lane of the Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway, near Gasparillo.

It is not yet known if anyone was injured in the blaze.

Drivers are advised to avoid this area if possible and seek alternative routes. 

More as this story is updated.

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