One Trinidadian woman is dead and three others are in critical condition at the hospital after a cement truck overturned and landed on another vehicle in Tobago.
Reports indicate at around ten thirty this morning, the cement truck was proceeding along the main road in Hope Village when it came into contact with a low hanging cable.
One eye witness report says, the truck flipped in the air and landed on top of a car, trapping its three occupants.
Police are investigating a major accident in Tobago which has left three people injured.
Police say a cement truck was proceeding along the roadway near Hope when it encountered a low-lying cable.
One eyewitness said the truck flipped in the air and landed on its side on top of a car trapping those inside.
First responders are currently on the scene.
The accident has caused a massive traffic pile-up in the area.
Hope is located just a few miles east of Scarborough.
Tobago police are probing the circumstances surrounding the killing of Anderson Baboonanan.
Police said Baboonanan, 32, of South Oropouche, was stabbed to death during an altercation with a close female friend early Friday morning.
A 25-year-old woman is said to be in police custody in connection with the alleged crime.
Trinidad’s illicit sex trade has spilled over into the sister isle of Tobago, with Venezuelan prostitutes being carried to the island by Trinidadian “businessmen.”
In Part Two of the Sex Sells series, Guardian Media’s investigative reporter Sharlene Rampersad visited Tobago over the weekend.
There have been numerous reports of Venezuelans prostitutes operating on the island, but most locals are sceptical of speaking to the media.
Leader of the Progressive Democratic Patriots (PDP) Watson Duke has confirmed that opposition parties in Tobago are holding talks to form a political entity to fight the People's National Movement (PNM) in the Tobago House of Assembly elections due in 2021.
This follows a call by Wendell Berkeley, Vice Chairman of the PNM's Tobago Council, for all opposing parties to declare their political allegiance.