Two of the six persons involved in Friday’s fiery vehicular accident in Balenbouche, Choiseul have been hospitalized with serious injuries, police said.
According to a police press release, at about 9:45 pm on Friday, March 22, 2013, officers attached to the Choiseul Police Station responded to an accident which occurred at Balenbouche, Choiseul.
Reports indicate that a silver Subaru wagon, registration number 7847, driven by 25-year-old Delvern Jn Pierre of Corinth, Gros Islet, ran off the right side of the road and slammed into a utility pole.
As a result of the impact, both the utility pole and motor car caught on fire. The car was completely burned.
At the time of the collision, there were six occupants on the vehicle including the driver. They are 25-year-old Anders Daniel of Morne Fortune, Castries; 26-year-old Barbara Faissal of Cedars Heights, Vieux Fort; 21-year-old Nikita Smith and 17-year-old Pearline Smith of Londonderry, Saltibus; and 25-year-old Marvin Flerin of Cedar Heights, Vieux Fort.
All persons sustained injuries were transported to St Jude’s Hospital.
Police said Jn Pierre and Pearline Smith were admitted for serious injuries.
An investigation into the accident continues.