BREAKING NEWS: Serious accident in Layou

Scene of the accident

Four people are said to be seriously injured in an accident which took place in Layou on Friday morning.

The circumstances surrounding the accident are unknown at this time.

DNO understands the accident involved a bus.

DNO is following this developing story.

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  1. Jeano
    December 1, 2017

    New roads, no speed limit, no law enforcement, selfish drivers. Unless we have someone who needs emergency medical attention, where are we rushing too?
    Until these are addressed……………just saying…….

  2. Let The Truth Be Known - Original
    July 31, 2017

    Very sad news especially if someone lost a leg. What pain and suffering. I still wish them to recover in time.
    What could have caused this accident, another one?

  3. Negre bord la mer
    July 29, 2017

    From reports by people who were on the scene shortly after it appears that one woman lost a leg. Others seriously injured were transported to hodpital by ambulance.
    Woman who lost leg was stuck in the bus for some time.
    It will be very interesting to see how many road users get killed or injured by the solid blocks of concrete being placed all along the roads for the solar lights.
    These should be low and posts set up with small enough anchor bolts which burst during a collision with a vehicle.
    They are Deathtraps as they are!

    • Me
      July 31, 2017

      Valid point. May I suggest that metal guard rails are put in front of the lampposts, I know that people should take care but accident do happen and if we can mitigate their effects we should do so.

  4. Roseau River
    July 28, 2017

    Speedy recovery for all involved.

  5. Donkey
    July 28, 2017

    When they drive with white tourist they take their time but with local they on a mad rush.

  6. JACK
    July 28, 2017

    Bus drivers again and again. They are to careless/reckless with people onboard. Over taking with full speed when they should not. Refueling in gas station with passangers on board the Bus.

  7. cocomigwaj
    July 28, 2017

    hope everyone recovers well.God is Good.

  8. show time
    July 28, 2017

    Today is Friday and month end on it again, my Dominican brothers and sisters take it easy on the road I well want to go for a drink later, I working too dam hard.

  9. %
    July 28, 2017

    WOW!!! This is sad news indeed. Lets hope that they all make it through!!

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