Four police officers were injured in an accident in Barrackpore Tuesday morning.
Reports indicate that none of the officers received life-threatening injuries.
However, images showed the officers being transported from the scene of the accident in an ambulance.
One eyewitness told Guardian Media's Ivan Toolsie that a red pick-up truck which was driving behind the officers crashed into the police vehicle after they suddenly mashed brakes.
Dexter Pollard, the 50-year-old school teacher who was found dead last Friday morning after his car crashed into a billboard, died from a heart attack.
An autopsy conducted yesterday found that Pollard suffered the heart attack before his car crashed into an advertising billboard along the Uriah Butler Highway near the Caroni overpass on Thursday night.
Pollard, was pulled from the vehicle on Friday morning. He had been dead for hours when fire officers finally were able to remove him from the wrecked car.
Amara Reason, the two-year-old girl who was struck by a vehicle in Arima on Saturday has died.
The toddler, who was in critical condition and on life support at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex Paediatric Hospital in Mount Hope passed away at about 3.30 am.
When Kyle Jagroop went to the infamous Debe death strip where his neighbour Nicholas Coon had survived a car accident, he was unaware that the body still trapped in the wreck was his father Premchand Jagroop.
A two-year-old girl has been deemed brain dead and is now surviving only on machines, after being hit by a pick-up truck in Arima.
The child is now in a critical condition with a collapsed lung at the Mt Hope hospital.
The accident occurred along La Retreat Road, Arima.
Reports indicate that a 29-year-old man was driving his Nissan Frontier when he observed some pedestrians standing on the pavement.
He told police that the child suddenly stepped into the roadway and he was unable to avoid hitting her.
One man is dead after his car reportedly spun out of control, flipped several times and crashed into a billboard along the Uriah Butler Highway near the Caroni overpass.
The victim has been identified Dexter Pollard, 50, of Oropune Gardens.
Police officers told Guardian Media’s Otto Carrington they believe the accident occurred at approximately 11 pm on Thursday.
However, officers who were patrolling the highway only discovered the vehicle at 6:30 am on Friday.
A Grenada national was killed following an accident on Wrightson Road on Thursday night.
According to reports, Bernard Flemming was attempting to cross the roadway near the Breakfast Shed, when he was hit by a Mitsubishi Lancer shortly before 10 pm.
Flemming died at the scene of the accident.
Corporal Jack of the Central Police Station is conducting investigations into the incident.
Reporter: Peter Christopher
A Swissport worker at the Piarco International Airport is this country's latest road fatality statistic.
The toll now stands at 51.
Rudra Sookdeo, 40, of Coalmine in Sangre Grande died instantly when a vehicle crashed into him while driving along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway on Monday morning.
The driver of the other vehicle was charged on Monday afternoon for driving under the influence of alcohol after a breathalyzer was administered to him at the hospital.
Keon Lewis, 30, of Mt St George died in a fatal accident along the Store Bay Local Road, on Tuesday night.
Lewis' death brings to four, the number of persons killed in vehicular accidents in Tobago for 2019.
According to eye witness accounts, Lewis was driving his Navara north along Silk Cotton Road in Bon Accord when he collided with a white panel van which was heading west along the Store Bay Local Road.
Both drivers were taken to the Scarborough General Hospital where Lewis died.
The other driver is in a stable condition.
A 27-year-old Mayaro woman was killed after she threw herself in front of a moving vehicle Wednesday night.
She has been identified as 27-year-old Julie Ramoutar, a mother of three, including a 7-month old child.
Reports indicate that around 9.30 pm Wednesday, Ramoutar ran into the path of a Nissan Almera near LP 34 St Ann’s Village, Mayaro.
Doctors at the Mayaro District Hospital were unable to revive Ramoutar and she was pronounced dead.
Police are investigating the incident.