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Elihu Rhymer rushed to Peebles Hospital

-following accident on Butu Mountain
The scene of the accident on Butu Mountain. Photo: VINO
Elihu Rhymer. Photo: Internet source
Elihu Rhymer. Photo: Internet source
Rhymer's crashed vehicle. Photo: VINO
Rhymer's crashed vehicle. Photo: VINO
The dangerous roadway from where Rhymer's vehicle toppled. Photo: VINO
The dangerous roadway from where Rhymer's vehicle toppled. Photo: VINO
BUTU MOUNTAIN, Tortola, VI - (Post Time 2:00PM) - Word just in indicates that Mr Elihu Rhymer was rushed to the Peebles Hospital after the vehicle he was in toppled off the hill side while on Butu Mountain less than an hour ago today December 18, 2014.

According to the news site’s information he was placed on stretcher and into an ambulance for the hospital but it could not be determined if he was seriously injured or whether it was for precautionary medical checks.

Detailed information will be forthcoming as it becomes available.

12 Responses to “Elihu Rhymer rushed to Peebles Hospital”

  • bull frog (18/12/2014, 14:26) Like (19) Dislike (38) Reply
    Dont tell me that he is the 1st new hospital patient?
  • vex (18/12/2014, 15:04) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Oh no my prayers
  • MCW (18/12/2014, 15:29) Like (33) Dislike (4) Reply
    When you think of roads, think MCW. Tortola has roads, but they are not really conducive to vehicular traffic. People take risk everyday they walk, ride, or drive on the roads. For a small place like Tortola, I wonder why there is not a constructive engineering plan put in place to build good roads around the island. I wonder where the Tax payers money is going to. Other larger countries who are looked down upon by the very ones who occupy Tortola have motor way that is well prepared, marked and drivable. But Lard, when someone take a good look at the Tortola roads, they are left to wonder if there is a ministry responsible for the roads.

    One of the major problem is that the Government dish out road works jobs to persons who don't understand a clue about drainage and water, and they do not retain a high school certificate. Obviously, if the school system failed, the road works are going to fail as well.
  • qc (18/12/2014, 15:53) Like (11) Dislike (0) Reply
    Oh no get well soon ellie
  • purcell estate (18/12/2014, 16:25) Like (14) Dislike (0) Reply
    i hope the injuries are not too serious. get well soon Mr. Rhymer.
    • @ purcell estate (18/12/2014, 18:50) Like (1) Dislike (26) Reply
      U playing dr now?
      • purcell estate (19/12/2014, 11:03) Like (5) Dislike (0) Reply
        can you kindly explain how my comments have anything to do with "playing dr"? i know the man, and just wishing the man a speedy recovery. if you dont understand that, then you have issues.
  • bush (18/12/2014, 20:40) Like (4) Dislike (10) Reply
    He is an ndp adviser
  • Concerned (19/12/2014, 00:31) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    We are praying for you, hope you are going to be alright

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