Two persons were injured in an accident Tuesday afternoon near the Barre de L’Isle area, emergency officials say.
Video of an accident scene were posted on social media.
A Saint Lucia Fire Service official told St Lucia Times that an ambulance and a cement truck travelling in the same direction collided, with the result that the truck overturned.
According to the official, another truck travelling in the opposite direction then hit the cement truck.
He explained that the drivers of both trucks were taken to hospital, one to the Dennery Hospital and the other to Victoria Hospital.
Persons on social media reported that the accident resulted in a huge backup of traffic.
The accident occurred about 2:30 PM according to reports.