9-year-old dies in vehicular accident

A nine-year-old boy has died following a vehicular accident along Joyce Road in Chaguanas.

Reports indicate that around 7:30 pm on Tuesday the driver of a black Nissan Navara was proceeding south when he lost control and collided with another vehicle.

The nine-year-old who was in the Nissan Navarra died in the accident.

The boy's 14-year-old sister and two other occupants of the vehicle are warded at hospital.

The boy was said to be a Standard 3 student of the Carapichima RC Primary School.