(SNO) — Two persons escaped serious injuries on Sunday morning in a motor vehicle accident in Saltibus, emergency officials have confirmed.
Reports are that a vehicle, with the driver and a passenger on board, ran off the road and hit a house near the roadside.
The incident happened several minutes before noon.
The occupants of the house were not injured.
Several hours later another motor accident occurred in the south of the island — near the Victory Pentecostal Church, Old St Jude Highway in Vieux Fort.
This time it was fatal.
A Toyota Tacoma motor vehicle reportedly ran off the road and crashed into a tree, shortly after 5 p.m.
The deceased is reported to be a male, who was the driver.
The passenger, also a male individual, has been hospitalised, but his medical condition is unknown at this time.