Jamaica News, St Mary: Two persons lost their lives in a fatal motor vehicle accident which occurred along a section of the Iteboreale main road in St Mary on Wednesday afternoon, May 16.
The victims have been identified as, Adrian Peters, 61-year-old Senior Surveyor of Port Antonio and 54-year-old Carol May Adams of Anchovy Land both in Portland.
Reports are that shortly after 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Peters and Adams were travelling in a Toyota Corolla motor car from St Mary towards the directions of Portland. On reaching a section of the roadway, a truck which was travelling in the opposite direction overtook another vehicle and came on a head-on collision course with the Toyota motor car. The driver swerved to avoid the impact and he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a wall.
Both occupants of the car sustained head and body injuries.
They were rushed to hospital where they were pronounced dead.
By Henry Bucknor