Man Dead, Others Injured after Multi-Car Collision in Port Antonio, Portland
A man is now dead, and many others injured during a three-vehicle collision in Port Antonio, Portland on Saturday, July 14.
According to information from the Constabulary Communication Unit (CCU), the incident occurred at around 8:00 pm, when the driver of a grey motor car collided into another vehicle along Allan Avenue in the parish.
The impact caused the vehicles to slam into a third vehicle, causing it to overturn on impact.
A cyclist was also hit during the impact. He was taken to the hospital for major head injuries sustained, but he eventually succumbed to his injuries and was confirmed dead at the hospital.
Passengers of the motor cars were taken to the hospital for their injuries. Some were treated and released, while others are were kept back for observation.
The police are still investigating to determine the identities of the persons involved in the accident.