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Vehicle runs overboard

A sport utility vehicle today April 27, 2014 ran overboard in West End after the driver apparently lost control. Photo: Team of Reporters
WEST END, Tortola, VI – A sport utility vehicle today April 27, 2014 ran overboard in West End after the driver apparently lost control of it.

However, according to reports from the scene there were no injuries as a result.

According to reports the accident occurred sometime after 10 am today and it happened in the vicinity of the Police Station in West End.

This news site will post further details on the accident as they become available.

29 Responses to “Vehicle runs overboard”

  • xxxxxxxx (27/04/2014, 14:55) Like (32) Dislike (7) Reply
    maybe he was trying to get to st. thomas with,
  • rattie (27/04/2014, 15:06) Like (12) Dislike (7) Reply
    Just a new method of fishing now that some species are closed
    • @ rattie (27/04/2014, 16:25) Like (2) Dislike (9) Reply
      Lawd ah mussy yu all got jokes on ah Sunday wid some much cocka may may
  • +++ (27/04/2014, 15:18) Like (3) Dislike (7) Reply
    I recognize the bumper which is still there! so much for picking up trash.
    • dog (27/04/2014, 22:10) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      I tend to agree. whose bumper and why isn't it picked up? I hope the driver is OK.
  • JACK BE STILL (27/04/2014, 15:36) Like (40) Dislike (63) Reply
    See the ndp got everybody stress out so they runing off the road lol
  • fanman (27/04/2014, 15:57) Like (20) Dislike (6) Reply
    i am glad that there were no injuries,because i dont know how you would had face your hospital bills.everything gone up,rice,flour,sugar and
  • Jimmy smith (27/04/2014, 16:18) Like (7) Dislike (8) Reply
    Jack be still is an A hole, while worry about NDp and VIP the country going to hell in a hand basket
  • Scary Mary (27/04/2014, 16:27) Like (26) Dislike (24) Reply
    The picture is the perfect symbol of what the NDP has done to the BVI, run us off the road into a ditch/ocean
  • Welsah (27/04/2014, 16:28) Like (33) Dislike (3) Reply
    here we have the xtrail submarine edition
    great for viewing the corol reefs and also historic sites such as the wreck of the rhone
    plz know your car fax
  • 28m5 (27/04/2014, 17:19) Like (14) Dislike (1) Reply
    Look wa stylee ga ppl doing buddy da renti song is chubble
  • in the news (27/04/2014, 18:02) Like (16) Dislike (4) Reply
    This driver was looking for the missing plane
  • not a joke (27/04/2014, 18:03) Like (17) Dislike (0) Reply
    I don't know the driver or how the accident happened, but I was passing by and saw the vehicle. It is clear that the reef condition in that particular spot prevented this accident from being worse and that's why the vehicle hasn't submerged. If it was fatal, the comments would have been different.
  • Human (27/04/2014, 20:35) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
    The BVI is full of hilarious ppl. Got some good laughs here. However, the bigger picture here is that we don't have any fatalities.
  • All Terrain (27/04/2014, 21:00) Like (14) Dislike (1) Reply
    Bcuz its an "Off Road" vehicle doesn't mean you can take it into the sea. lol, glad no one got hurt.
  • fish (27/04/2014, 23:48) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    The man gone to take a swim leave he
  • onlooker (28/04/2014, 04:32) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
    Why so much negative comments on a Sunday? People remember the world is watching us....if you can't be positive then be quiet! Strupes
  • ------------------ (28/04/2014, 09:07) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    the man was scuba diving yall
  • A.Forbes (28/04/2014, 09:30) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    I believe he was either trying to over take someone or trying to avoid one of the many pot holes on the roads, or the brakes maybe give out. there are many questions as to how this accident accured< but only the driver(male/female) knows the truth. I glad that he/she is ok and we dont have another road fatality on our hands. that accident accure in the same spot where the late Maxwell Smith died 2 or 3 yrs back. This driver deposit is dead!!
  • ccc (28/04/2014, 09:57) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Hope the rental insurance is up to date as this is a right off
  • wise up (28/04/2014, 10:00) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    NDP strikes again !!!!! no money passing ALL in that banco account
  • Duck1951 (28/04/2014, 10:34) Like (10) Dislike (0) Reply
    I visit Tortola very frequently and from what I observe some people drive too fast. The road is a winding one and the island is relatively small. You will eventually get to where you are going. Slow down !!
  • Strups (28/04/2014, 11:31) Like (2) Dislike (2) Reply
    he probably texting an drivin or goin too fast, we drivers here bad man.
  • Brenda (04/05/2014, 13:49) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    They were trying to avoid the new departure and re entry tax by swimming there and back.

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