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Mother and daughter die in Hellshire crash

Published:Wednesday | September 3, 2014 | 12:01 PM

Rasbert Turner, Gleaner Writer


An accident along the Hellshire Main Road in St Catherine this morning has left a woman and her child dead.

Dead are 39-year-old labourer, Jaharian Durrant and her five-year-old daughter who were both passengers in a taxi.

Reports are that about 6 a.m. the driver of the 1999 Toyota Camry motor car was heading towards Braeton.

It's understood that the driver lost control of the vehicle when he attempted to overtake a line of traffic.

The vehicle crashed into a light pole, killing Durrant and her daughter on the spot.

The other occupants of the vehicle were rushed to hospital for treatment.

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