A 37-year-old Valsayn man is in hospital after his car plunged off the top floor of the carpark at Price Plaza, Chaguanas.
Darren John was rushed to the Chaguanas Health Facility around 3.20 Wednesday morning with spinal injuries.
He was later transferred to the Mt Hope hospital.
Reports indicate that the incident occurred after John lost money at a casino in Chaguanas.
Two people escaped death when a vehicle they were in crashed into the back of an AD wagon and ran off the road along the Churchhill Roosevelt Highway on Monday evening.
Robert Eric Doe of Edinburg, Chaguanas is warded at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.
He suffered injuries to his head.
Police believe Doe could have endured a medical problem which caused him to lose control of his van.
The driver of the AD wagon Alton Micheal Felix of Mount Hope walked away from the crash without injuries.
A cargo plane crash near the Iranian capital, Tehran, has killed 15 people, Iran's army says.
The Boeing 707 came off the runway and hit a residential area while trying to land at Fath airport in Karaj, 40km (25 miles) west of Tehran, in poor weather.
Only a flight engineer of the 16 people on board was found alive, with no-one reportedly killed on the ground.
Two police officers involved in a vehicular accident in Central Trinidad today will no longer be allowed to drive while on duty.
This afternoon in the Chin Chin area, two police Rav 4 vehicles being driven at a high speed, slammed into a three-tonnne truck which was merging onto the main road.
While the police vehicles had the right-of-way, police sources tell us they were driving at around 90 km per hour on the main road.
We were also told that the officers were not responding to a distress call but were merely returning from carrying a vehicle for maintenance.
A 55-year-old man who stole a PTSC bus this morning and left a path of destruction in its wake has been captured.CNC3 News understands that the Longdenville man managed to breach the PTSC garage opposite the Chaguanas Police Station between 3 and 4 am and took a bus. Reports suggest he then collided with three vehicles and a gate along the Chaguanas Main Road. One of the vehicles struck during the incident was owned by a newspaper vendor whose van subsequently hit a parked BK Holdings truck which crashed into a nearby building.
A Tobago family was thrown into mourning yesterday after an early morning accident claimed the life of a six-year-old boy.
Police said Daniel Black died on his way to hospital after his family’s rental car collided with another car along the Valencia stretch, near Turure. The boy’s parents, father Dean Black, 55, mother Hema, 45, and four-year-old brother Levi were fighting for their lives in the Intensive Care Unit at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex and Sangre Grande Hospital respectively up to last night.
The pilot of LAMIA Flight 2933, which crashed near Medellin, Colombia, said, "The plane is in total electric failure and without fuel," according to two sources familiar with the investigation who heard audio recordings of conversations between the flight crew and air traffic control.
The audio was published in Colombian media. Seventy-one people were killed in the crash, including members of a Brazilian soccer team.
Four people were seriously injured as a car travelling at high speed at the Wallerfield racing course, smashed into a crowd of onlookers after going airborne.
The accident occured this afternoon during one of the final races of the Caribbean Motor Racing Championships.
Video of the accident uploaded online, shows one of the vehicles slamming into the barrier and running off the course at the Frankie Boodram Racing Facility, stopping some distance away from the crowd.
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