GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Monday March 30, 2015, CMC – At least three people were killed and several others hospitalised after an overcrowded vehicle slammed into a truck during the early hours of Monday, police said.
The authorities have identified those killed as Tommy Thomas, 22 and 19-year old Jevon Gregory. The third person has not yet been identified. Two other persons have been transferred to the Georgetown Hospital and four others taken to the New Amsterdam Hospital.
Police said that the vehicle, with a seating capacity for five, was carrying nine people when the accident occurred the West Coast in Berbice.