Evacuations on as coastal erosion claims two houses in Cedros

Evacuation efforts are underway in Cedros at this time as two homes were washed into the sea at around 3 pm this afternoon, due to coastal erosion.

Councillor Shanka Teelucksingh says he received a call just after 2 pm from the residents.

When he got there, the residents were in the process of removing their belongings when the structure began to give way.

All of the occupants managed to escaped when the structures slipped into the sea.

We understand that four other homes are considered dangerous at this time and residents are in the process of being evacuated.

We will bring you updates on this report when we get them.

 

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