Saturday 4 July, 2020

Woman critical after Diego Martin accident

A motor vehicular accident on Saturday night has left a 59-year-old woman in a critical condition.

The victim has been identified as Rosalind Gloston.

She was said to have been struck by a Nissan Sunny motor vehicle at about 11:30 pm on Saturday night while attempting to cross the Diego Martin Highway.

The driver, from Esmeralda Drive, Diamond Vale, told police that at the time he was proceeding north along the highway when upon reaching the vicinity of the traffic light at Crystal Stream, the woman attempted to hurriedly cross the roadway.

Despite his efforts, the vehicle made contact with the 59-year-old.

The wounded woman was rushed for medical treatment and up to Monday morning she was said to be receiving treatment at the Port of Spain General Hospital.

The driver is said to be aiding police with their inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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