A truck driver was unresponsive after a 5 ton dump truck overturned in Ciceron, Castries, Monday, emergency officials say.
According to the officials the accident happened as the vehicle was heading in the direction of the Millennium Highway.
The driver was the sole occupant of the truck at the time, it was reported.
The Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) said it received a call about the accident about 2.05 pm.
The SLFS said the driver was trapped in the truck and had to be extricated.
“CPR was initiated by the ambulance crew and the driver was transported to Victoria Hospital in an unresponsive state,” a fire service official told St Lucia Times.
Videos of the aftermath of the accident were posted on social media showing someone trapped in a truck.