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Mitch Turnbull in vehicular accident at Meyer's Estate

- No injuries reported
The taxi appeared to have suffered the most damage in the accident at Meyer's Estate on January 14, 2013. Photo: VINO
The private vehicle involved in the accident and which Melvin
The private vehicle involved in the accident and which Melvin "Mitch" Turnbull and family were reportedly in. Photo: VINO
MEYER'S ESTATE, Tortola, VI- (Post Time: 10: 10 A.M.) No one was injured but two vehicles will definitely need repairs to their wheels following an accident in the vicinity of Meyer's Estate this morning, January 14, 2013.

The accident occured just around 9:15 A.M on a blind corner and involved a private vehicle with license plate PV 20843 and a taxi with license plate number 742.

Mr Melvin Mitchell Turnbull aka Mitch and family were reportedly in the private vehicle heading in the direction of Road Town while the taxi was heading in the direction of Cane Garden Bay when the collision occured.

The front right wheel of the taxi was damaged while it appeared that the front right axle of the private vehicle may have sustained damage.

Traffic was completely cut off on that road while police did their investigations and awaited the arrival of a wrecker.

18 Responses to “Mitch Turnbull in vehicular accident at Meyer's Estate”

  • confused (14/01/2013, 11:02) Like (5) Dislike (1) Reply
    Why is it so often that a TAXI is involved in these accidents? I thought these guys were supposedly professional drivers?
    • driver (14/01/2013, 20:40) Like (0) Dislike (2) Reply
      Its not our fault we have drive for you and still ourselves ,else there will be more accidents on the road .
      • Just saying. (15/01/2013, 14:54) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
        Some of those taxi driver don't have any respect with people life on the road they drive as if they own the damm road.
  • JACK BE STILL (14/01/2013, 11:08) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    oh no!
  • god is good (14/01/2013, 12:37) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    Thank you Jesus for saving them all, this is the day that the lord has maid and we will rejoice and be glad in it.
  • WHY? (14/01/2013, 14:17) Like (37) Dislike (5) Reply
    Did you have to put that brothas name and his family on blast like that? People get into traffic accidents everyday. Why single them out?
    • nonsense (14/01/2013, 18:57) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
      I was wondering the same thing. My heart jumped for a moment when I saw it, then to see it's a miner fender bender..big bold red with the man name plastered. WoW, what can I say? SMH!!
    • under the bus (14/01/2013, 21:00) Like (0) Dislike (24) Reply
      We have a right to know
    • True (15/01/2013, 12:14) Like (5) Dislike (2) Reply
      I don't believe this is news worthy. People get into accidents everyday. It's just idle gossip if you ask me
  • yes we can (14/01/2013, 15:01) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    Happy that the god lord saved mitch
  • Drome (14/01/2013, 17:08) Like (12) Dislike (1) Reply
    ok, so who is Mitch Turnbull? and why should I care?
    • Love (16/01/2013, 15:25) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      Because he is part of our neighborhood. A father, brother, husband, uncle and a mentor to others. So Yes! we should care because at the end of the day we are one people.
  • Pitch (14/01/2013, 17:56) Like (5) Dislike (3) Reply
    But Mitch, you bruk off the man wheel...........LOL. That Jeep of yours ain't just anointed, it fortified...
  • Eagle Eye (14/01/2013, 18:12) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
    its the first time a car wins a suv in months
  • Miss Daisy (16/01/2013, 16:51) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    Lord,......Mr toddy didn't deserve this for the New Year. Finally got the jeep back on the road again after months of it being down... now this. Mr Toddy is one of the nicest, most generous Taxi drivers out there. I hope all goes well in these hard economical times.

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