Two persons were killed and three others injured as the car they were traveling in along the #46 Public Road, Corentyne flipped over and slapped in to a fence as the driver lost control. The driver is one of the injured persons.
The fatal accident took place around 11:40 this morning. The two dead persons have been identified as Akeem Harry and Kissoon Dyal. They were both passengers of the car.
Persons in the area reported that the driver appeared to have been speeding at the time when he suddenly lost control and the vehicle flipped over several times before it slammed into the fence of a house and was left perched on a bridge.
The injured persons were all rushed to the hospital where doctors pronounced two of them dead. An investigation has been launched. The 24-year-old driver has been identified as Winston Collins.