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2 injured as Audi crashes into light pole @ Paraquita Bay

The damaged Audi following the accident at Paraquita Bay on October 18, 2020. Photo: Team of Reporters
The light police also fell on the vehicle, according to reports. Photo: Team of Reporters
The light police also fell on the vehicle, according to reports. Photo: Team of Reporters
Two of the persons in the Audi were taken to Dr D. Orlando Smith Hospital, following the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
Two of the persons in the Audi were taken to Dr D. Orlando Smith Hospital, following the accident. Photo: Team of Reporters
PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- At least two persons were taken to Dr D. Orlando Smith Hospital following a lone-vehicle accident at Paraquita Bay, last night, October 18, 2020.

According to reports reaching Virgin Islands News Online (VINO), the driver of a white Audi (license plate PY 1110) vehicle lost control of the automobile and struck a utility pole belonging to BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC).

The electric pole fell on the hood of the vehicle and power in the area was also affected.

The vehicle appeared to have sustained major frontal damages.

The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has since confirmed the incident.

“The RVIPF can confirm a report of an accident in the Paraquita Bay area last night at approximately 10:42 pm. Details surrounding the accident are unclear. Investigations are ongoing,” the RVIPF stated today, October 19, 2020.

17 Responses to “2 injured as Audi crashes into light pole @ Paraquita Bay”

  • Fate (19/10/2020, 10:20) Like (29) Dislike (1) Reply

    No one is going to drive me at a high rate of speed. Let me the %^&... out of the vehicle. I will continue to walk to where I am going.

  • Earl (19/10/2020, 10:44) Like (27) Dislike (5) Reply
    Those utility pole jumbies, why do these poles keep jumping out in front of these poor unexpecting drivers !
  • GG (19/10/2020, 10:54) Like (15) Dislike (1) Reply
    Damn! Hope they are okay, but that was a sweet ride! Those Audi A8 have REAL HORSE POWER, seems he found out the hard way.
    • Top gear (19/10/2020, 12:33) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      Think it’s an A7 sportback. Audi’S are fast machines though
    • nope (19/10/2020, 12:40) Like (15) Dislike (1) Reply
      It’s a A7 V6, not that much power, bad driving and oversized wheels with low profile caused that accident, style will kill you for being foolish
  • GG (19/10/2020, 12:10) Like (11) Dislike (7) Reply
    You know how HARD it is to lose control of an audi? Dutty money and fast living gives way to this type of wreckless behaviour.
    • The TRUTH (19/10/2020, 13:44) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
      I'm saying. Ultimate driving machine. They turn on a dime. RIP to the White Stallion.
  • Let me o (19/10/2020, 12:11) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    @ fate. True I always say that I could never sit in a vehicle that going to fast. Slow down or let me out.
  • WHAT!!!! (19/10/2020, 12:12) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Another vehicle malfunction???
  • musa (19/10/2020, 12:18) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    coolaid you need a donkey cart and a grass knife
  • Wise Down (19/10/2020, 12:34) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
    hey, pardna you selling the rims or wah?? them icy
  • tretretrete (19/10/2020, 12:37) Like (6) Dislike (1) Reply
    What you expect, speeding in a car on a bad road with oversized rims not design for that car with way too low profile, accident waiting to happen

  • K (19/10/2020, 14:15) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Driving is so easy but d beauty about the hole thing people don't want to take them time and drive that's all
  • COD (19/10/2020, 18:35) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    How much for the rims
  • Madness (19/10/2020, 19:28) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
    Drivers believe that the machine is an extension of their thoughts. That it will stop when they want it too. That it won't slide, that it won't swerve, that it won't flip, that it has magical powers to overtake around corners without consequence.

    Some fool was trying to overtake me coming to a corner and when he saw the opposite approaching TRUCK, he frantically blew his horn for me to slow down so he could squeeze past. His car could not accelerate fast enough so he braked hard so he would not end up like a pancake. Lucky for him that truck had brakes too.
  • Car nut (21/10/2020, 11:15) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Left hand or right hand? Hmm

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