The Nissan Tiida involved in this morning’s accident along the Uriah Butler Highway in Chaguanas. (Images courtesy TTPS)
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Three people who died in a vehicular accident along the Uriah Butler Highway on Sunday morning are yet to be identified.

According to a police report, the Nissan Tiida they occupied crashed into the rear of a truck, then swerved into the pillars of a nearby walkover, in the vicinity of the Diwali Nagar Site.

The accident occurred at about 5:14 am.

Fire officers and other first responders on the scene of this morning’s accident along the Uriah Butler Highway in Chaguanas. (Images courtesy TTPS)

Fire appliances from the nearby Chaguanas Fire Station responded on the scene along with a party of police officers.

The accident caused bumper-to-bumper traffic, and vehicles were redirected through Biljah Road onto the Caroni Savannah Road, where they accessed the highway north bound lane to continue to their respective destinations.