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Truck overturns @ Free Bottom, man trapped but safe

December 11th, 2018 | Tags: Accident Tortola Skelton Group of Companies truck
One driver was trapped in the truck, but with the help of onlookers, Fire and Rescue Services and Skelton Concert workers, the man was brought to safety. Photo: Team of Reporters
The concert truck sustained damages however, it is unclear, if the driver received any injures, or what caused the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
The concert truck sustained damages however, it is unclear, if the driver received any injures, or what caused the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
The concert truck belong to the Skelton Group of Companies. Photo: Team of Reporters
The concert truck belong to the Skelton Group of Companies. Photo: Team of Reporters
FREE BOTTOM, Tortola, VI - Sometime after 11:00 am this morning Tuesday, December 11, 2018, a concert truck belonging to the Skelton Group of Companies, overturned in the area of Free Bottom on the main island of Tortola.

One driver was trapped in the truck, but with the help of onlookers, Fire and Rescue Services and Skelton workers, the man was brought to safety.

The concert truck sustained damages, however, it is unclear, if the driver received any injuries, or what caused the accident.

There are no statistics on the rate of heavy equipment accidents or death and injuries caused by such in the Virgin Islands.

Virgin Islands News Online will bring more information once it becomes available.

6 Responses to “Truck overturns @ Free Bottom, man trapped but safe”

  • Chinese (11/12/2018, 23:24) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    Thank you come again

    Senior Cheep lee
  • Not2Sure (12/12/2018, 02:32) Like (7) Dislike (1) Reply
    Cheap Chinese goods
  • The Hooded Claw (12/12/2018, 08:34) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
    C'mon people! Someone could have lost their life. Political preferences has never affected our civility not then not now! We are still our brother's keeper.
  • Younging (12/12/2018, 09:16) Like (9) Dislike (0) Reply
    If he was driving like a bat outta hell earlier the day...hmmm. Anyways thank God he is ok. These truck drivers need drive with due care on the roads. Some of them does drive like they in a damn drag race even those carrying debris and other material.
  • 123 (12/12/2018, 11:52) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    just happy the driver is ok


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