Based on the latest reports, at least four persons have been determined dead while several others are in critical condition which may lead to more fatalities. The accident took place on Monday morning along the May Pen to Kingston leg of Highway 2000.
The crash happened between a truck and a Toyota Hiace bus which seemingly was carrying passengers to work. According to the Spanish Town Police at about 11:00 a.m. the bus was travelling along the highway when a tire blew out causing the driver to lose control f the vehicle which subsequently crashed into a truck, spun several times before crashing also into the median.
— Jamaica Star (@jamaicastar) April 12, 2021
The bus was said to be travelling at an high speed.
#StarNews: Two unidentified males and two unidentified females have succumbed to injuries received in a motor vehicle accident on the P.J Patterson Highway earlier this morning.https://t.co/uA68o2PyT5 pic.twitter.com/ZqLxyQXKSG— Jamaica Star (@jamaicastar) April 12, 2021