A woman was killed in the motor vehicle crash involving a JUTC bus and a car at the intersection of Hagley Park Road and Waltham Park Road, in Kingston 13 on Saturday morning, August 13.
McKoy’s News reported the crash yesterday but was unable to confirm reported deaths.
Police have not identified the woman and are asking anyone knowing her identity to contact them.
According to police, reports are that about 6:20 a.m., the driver of a JUTC Volvo bus, (JUTC) was driving along Hagley Park Road towards Half Way Tree. On reaching the intersection of Hagley Park Road and Waltham Park Road, the bus collided with a Toyota Probox motor car. The passengers aboard the motor truck and the motor car sustained injuries and were taken to hospital where the unidentified woman was pronounced dead and other passengers admitted in stable condition.
Onlookers and passengers had reported yesterday that had it not been for the skill of the driver after the car came across the path of the bus, more people could have been killed or hurt and more damage done in the busy intersection.