UPDATED: Three killed, six injured in crash near Dyke Road in Portmore
At least three people have died and six others injured following a collision this morning along the Lakespen Main Road in Portmore, St Catherine.
The police say the collision occurred between a seven-seater Toyota Wish motorcar, which was operating as a taxi, and a Subaru Impreza.
It is believed that the taxi was overcrowded.
It is reported that the driver of the Subaru was turning off the main road onto a minor road when it was hit by the Toyota Wish.
The crash happened about 8 o' clock.
The police say the driver of the Toyota Wish and two passengers died on spot.
At least two people have died and nine others injured following a collision this morning along Dyke Road in Portmore, St Catherine. Read more here: https://t.co/uJuAtQayIG #GLNRToday pic.twitter.com/p7vrPOKEqM
— Jamaica Gleaner (@JamaicaGleaner) August 5, 2019
Five other passengers inside the Toyota received injuries and were taken to hospital.
The driver of the Subaru also received injuries and was taken to hospital.