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SUV & truck collide @ Pockwood Pond

May 18th, 2017 | Tags: Accident Pockwood Pond truck SUV mishap
The SUV on its side following an accident with a truck at Pockwood Pond today, May 18, 2017. Photo: Team of Reporters
It is unclear to this news site at this time if anyone was seriously hurt in the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
It is unclear to this news site at this time if anyone was seriously hurt in the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
POCKWOOD POND, Tortola, VI- It is unclear at this time if there were any injuries but an SUV and a heavy duty truck collided at Pockwood Pond around 11:00 AM today, May 18, 2017.

The accident resulted in a white SUV toppling on its side with damages.

It is unclear at this time what resulted in the mishap, however, from all appearances the SUV was heading east in the direction of Road Town while the truck was proceeding in the opposite direction.

Police are already on the scene.

We will provide more details as they come in.

16 Responses to “SUV & truck collide @ Pockwood Pond”

  • vex (18/05/2017, 11:52) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    Well sah
  • wize up (18/05/2017, 12:02) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    Slow down!!!!!!
  • Hmm (18/05/2017, 12:08) Like (40) Dislike (3) Reply

    Some of those truck drivers don't take into account the size of the roads for 1, and the speed they're moving! The BVI needs more rules, and policing JUST FOR those heavy equipment vehicles mannn!

    • SMH (19/05/2017, 10:20) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
      reckless driving a lot of these truck drivers drive...they feel when you see them you must get out the way...
  • wow (18/05/2017, 12:08) Like (21) Dislike (1) Reply
    What that big truck doing in the middle of the road!
  • 1 word (18/05/2017, 12:15) Like (1) Dislike (10) Reply
    Insurence
  • judge dred (18/05/2017, 12:17) Like (17) Dislike (1) Reply
    wha deh truck doin on deh man side?
  • Fun & Games (18/05/2017, 12:34) Like (3) Dislike (2) Reply
    That looks like the result of a game of chicken where neither one chickened out!
  • Well Sah (18/05/2017, 12:53) Like (12) Dislike (1) Reply

    That truck clearly in middle of road. Silly @$$ trucks owning the road.

    • lots of cents (18/05/2017, 20:56) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      From the picture it looks like the Truck was turning, if the front wheel and the position is any indication.
      There're a few turn offs in the area. The SUV may've been surprised by the Truck around that corner.
  • slow (18/05/2017, 12:57) Like (17) Dislike (1) Reply
    Every morning there is a Blue school bus that speeds down this road heading West around 7.40/8am always speeding round corners on the wrong side of the road with a bus full of children. One day its going to end in disaster. Speed Cameras, Speed bumps or Police Patrol is needed on the West End road. He will kill someone soon!
  • AOC (18/05/2017, 14:06) Like (10) Dislike (2) Reply
    All the roads needs to "yellow lined" in the center. Makes it easier to navigate especially since that roads are so narrow already.
  • --------------------- (19/05/2017, 11:40) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    its the truck fault
  • Seeing eyes (21/05/2017, 20:39) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Them man always take up the whole road and driving under speed leaving no space for others


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