A horrific accident has been reported on the Castries Gros Islet Highway just past the Choc Bridge heading north.
According to eyewitness reports a truck was heading north on the highway when a car heading in the opposite direction, down the Choc hill, and on the wrong side of the road slammed head on into the truck.
It is reported that a number of persons were in the back of the truck and one of them fell out as a result of the impact. That person was seen motionless on the ground.
One woman has been reported as dead in the car and two or three others were seen motionless in the back seat.