Trinidad Express:-SIX people died last night on the Churchill Roosevelt Highway near O’Meara. The crash involved a car and a pick up truck.
Three people from each vehicle died. Five people died at the scene. The sixth died while undergoing treatment. Police report that two people survived.
The crash happened at the traffic light intersection at around 10.35p.m. The Express was told someone broke the red light and the car broadsided the pick up van at high speed, sending it tumbling.
Graphic images from the crash scene show the broken bodies of the victims entangled in the wreckage of both vehicles, multiple ambulances, police officers and fire fighters, bodies covered with sheets lining the concrete median, and stunned onlookers.