At about 7 pm, officers attached to the Traffic Department responded to a report of a vehicular accident which occurred at the Barre d’Isle.
On arrival, the officer noticed a blue omnibus, registration number M8171, had ran off the pitched surface of the road and collided into a utility pole on the left side.
The said vehicle was driven by Jahanne Best of Desruisseaux, Micoud. At the time of the collision there were two passengers on board that vehicle.
All three individuals were transported to Victoria Hospital via ambulance. Best was pronounced dead on arrival whereas the other two passengers were treated and admitted.
An investigation into the accident continues.