Some eight persons were rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) for medical attention after two buses collided on Norton and Hailey Streets this morning.
According to eyewitness, a Route 42 minibus BVV 6909 which was reportedly carrying a number of Cubans and was also driven by a Cuban was proceeding along Cemetery Road but failed to stop at the intersection.
At the said time, a Route 41 minibus BWW 1782 which was driving along Norton Street attempted to make a turn at the intersection but collided with the other bus.
Upon impact, the Route 41 bus which was being driven by 49-year-old, Anthony Chester slammed into a lantern post before toppling into a nearby trench.
The Cuban driver was taken into police custody as investigation into the accident continues.