Seven persons were injured Wednesday afternoon in a vehicle accident at Sarrot, the Saint Lucia Fire Service has reported.
Assistant Divisional Officer, David Antoine, told St Lucia Times that about 5.03 p.m. fire officers from the Castries, Gros Islet and Babonneau fire stations responded to the incident.
He said on arrival on the scene it was discovered that a mini-bus with 14 passengers on board had run off the road.
Antoine disclosed that seven of the passengers were transported to hospital by emergency personnel.
He told St Lucia Times that the injured sustained lacerations to the face and head, with one broken limb being reported.
The senior fire officer said there were six emergency vehicles on the scene.