One man killed, three injured in road accident

One man was killed and three people injured in an accident on Sunday evening.

Police reports indicate that around 10 pm, the driver of a vehicle registered PCH 6115, was proceeding west along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway in the vicinity of the Prisons Sports Club, Arouca when he lost control and crashed into a ditch.

The driver and two other occupants survived the accident.

However, one male occupant was killed.

The name of the victim is yet to be released.

43-year-old Tabaquite mother killed after being hit by car

A 43-year-old mother died after being knocked down while walking home Sunday evening.

According to eyewitnesses, around 6:30 pm, the victim, Sharlene Boodram was walking along San Pedro Road, Poole, in the company of her brother when the accident occurred. 

CNC3 was told a B12 vehicle crashed into a parked B15, spun out of control and crashed into the woman.

She died at the scene.

A relative said Boodram normally walks home.

Special reserve police officer dies

A special reserve police officer as died, almost two weeks after being injured in a car crash.

The officer, Jainarine Bedassie, was last attached to the CCTV unit based at the Chaguanas borough corporation.

He was hospitalised at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex following a car crash in the vicinity of Petersfield main road, Chaguanas on August 13th.

He died yesterday.


Teen who was hit by car at Pro Bar has died

The 19-year-old man who was knocked down outside Pro Bar in Malabar, Arima, has died.

Ezekiel Burton passed away just before 2pm today at the Mount Hope hospital.

He had suffered internal injuries and before passing, a close family friend said  he was completely brain dead.

The accident, in which he was tossed several feet away, was captured on a security camera and has been shared online.

Man fights for life after accident caught on camera

One man is now warded at the Eric Williams hospital in Mount Hope, after being hit by a vehicle in Malabar, Arima on Sunday.

Video of the accident was captured by a security camera and is being shared online.

CNC3 Digital has chosen not to show the point of contact.


The man has been identified as 19-year-old Ezekiel Burton, of Old Trainline, Arima.

The video shows the man leaving a food establishment with two brown paper bags in hand.