According to sources, on Friday night at about 9:30 pm, 33-year-old Phillip Walker, a tattoo artist decided to overtake another vehicle while driving along the Wilderness Main Road in Oracabessa, St Mary. That action resulted in him losing control of the Toyota Corolla motor car he was driving with 17-year-old Andrew Phillips as a passenger.
The Toyota Corolla went on to collide with a Toyota Axio motorcar that was being driven by a popular drag race car driver named Artego Batiste whose popularly known as ‘Tego’ and lives in Buckfield, Ocho Rios, St Ann.
The car driven by Batiste had 3 persons as passengers, all 5 injured persons from both vehicles were taken to the hospital where 4 of them were pronounced dead including teenager Andrew Phillips. The condition of the fifth individual was not released by the police.
Check out the aftermath of the deadly crash below.