North Coast Road still closed

The North Coast Road re­mains im­pass­able de­spite the ef­forts by the Min­istry of Works and Trans­port as well as the Min­istry of Agri­cul­ture's Hor­ti­cul­tur­al Di­vi­sion to clear fall­en trees block­ing a sec­tion of the road­way.

At around 3 this morn­ing heavy rains re­sult­ed in trees falling down the moun­tain­side on­to the road­way. Works Min­is­ter Ro­han Sinanan told Guardian Me­dia that ef­forts were made to clear at least one lane by 9.30 am.

Landslide along Lady Young Road

Motorists are advised that a landslide along the Lady Young Road is causing traffic to back up around the Queens Park Savannah.

Motorists are advised to use alternative routes at this time.

The  Regional Corporations, Ministry of Works and Transport, Fire Service and Police Service are on the scene at this time.