Republic Day - Yesterday saw sport hitting the headlines for all the right reasons as a number of sportspersons received national awards.
You are here
Three killed in crash after
Three families are in mourning today after fatal accident which claimed the lives of birthday boy Alex Lalla, fireman Romel Rambally and Kareem Simon.
According to police, the men were heading South along the Uriah Butler Highway, Chaguanas in a blue Toyota Corolla driven by Lalla, a fitness coach at Raw Fitness Health Club.
Around 4.30 am, on nearing the Munroe Road Overpass, Charlieville they crashed into a pillar of a walkover. Passing motorists called for help and Chaguanas police, the Highway Patrol Unit, Chaguanas firefighters and ambulances responded.
However, Simon, 29, of Claxton Bay, Lalla, 27, of Couva and Rambally, 32, of Golconda had already died. Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of the accident.
User comments posted on this website are the sole views and opinions of the comment writer and are not representative of Guardian Media Limited or its staff.
Guardian Media Limited accepts no liability and will not be held accountable for user comments.
Guardian Media Limited reserves the right to remove, to edit or to censor any comments.
Any content which is considered unsuitable, unlawful or offensive, includes personal details, advertises or promotes products, services or websites or repeats previous comments will be removed.
User profiles registered through fake social media accounts may be deleted without notice.