Several persons are this morning nursing injuries after an accident on the weekend. Three vehicles were involved in the collision near the Divali Nagar site in Chaguanas.
Videos showing the injured in the accident being assisted by the Fire Services were shared multiple times on social media.
The accident occurred on Sunday at 7.15 am, shortly after a downpour of rain.
According to reports, a seven-seater was travelling along the south-bound lane, filled with passengers, when it collided with another vehicle.
That vehicle then crashed into another. The seven-seater and one of the other vehicles landed in a nearby ditch. Several people sustained minor injuries. The Fire Services and Chaguanas Police responded.
On Friday the speed limit was increased to 100 kilometres per hour along various high traffic roadways.