The accident occurred shortly after 3:00 am.
Reports identify the men as St Joseph residents Shaun Joseph and Devon Thomas.
The accident took place after Mr. Joseph overtook another vehicle, lost control and crashed into a wall on the Old Southern Main Road, Edinburgh Village, Chaguanas..
Mr. Joseph’s car bush into flames upon impact.
Both men were removed from the car by residents, however, Mr. Thomas was pronounced dead on the scene.
Mr. Joseph was taken to hospital where he was listed in a critical condition.