Two people are lucky to be alive after a traffic incident in Belmopan earlier this morning. Cayo correspondent Fem Cruz has the details.
Fem Cruz, Cayo Correspondent: A traffic accident sometime around 10:45 this morning in front of the Governor General Field in Belmopan left two persons injured. Love News spoke to one of the drivers 31-year-old Lewis Raul Soritos who explained what happened.
Lewis Raul Soritos, Driver: “Well while I was driving from the Governor General Field towards the market place I was driving my taxi with a passenger and then I was coming very straight and in my right side I saw this vehicle coming so I said well he had to stop and I went straight and when I was nearly five feet from him he tried to come into his left right into my lane so I couldn’t avoid hitting him so I still hit him on the side of his front. I have my nose was broken and my two hands my muscles were pulled, my passenger his forehead was burst and his chest a little was damaged but that’s all right now so we don’t know what’s gonna happen in this case here.”
Fem Cruz, Cayo Correspondent: The driver of the other vehicle received any injuries?
Lewis Raul Soritos, Driver: “No. He is good.”
Fem Cruz, Cayo Correspondent: So just you two inside the other vehicle.
Lewis Raul Soritos, Driver: “Nothing happened to him, he’s alright, only me and my passenger got damaged because we were coming straight so we were taken to the hospital.”