Driver critical after Mon Repos accident


A man, identified as Anthony Jairam, is now in a critical condition at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) after he crashed into a bridge along the Railway Embankment in the vicinity of Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara (ECD) on Sunday afternoon.

According to information reaching INews, the incident occurred at around 4:00hrs when Jairam – who was driving a grey primo motorcar  proceeding North along the railway embankment road in Mon Repos, reportedly lost control of his vehicle and crashed into the bridge before spinning and crashing again into another section of the bridge.

The mangled car involved in the accident

As a result of the accident, the vehicle was badly mangled. Public spirited persons rushed to the assistance of the victim who was trapped in the car.

However, after much effort, he was pulled from the car in an unconscious state  and rushed to the hospital’s emergency unit where he is receiving treatment.

One eyewitness of the accident, a shop owner who lives in the vicinity of the said bridge that the accident occurred, said the injured man’s entire upper body was bloodied.

According to the man (no name given), the accident victim “looked like he in bad shape, because when them man pull he out of the car, he whole top part was full of blood, all he face”.  (Kizzy Coleman)




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