A road traffic incident last night in the Cayo District left several persons injured. The incident occurred between mile forty-five and forty-six on the George Price Highway and involved an SUV and a trailer truck belonging to Bowen and Bowen. Our newsroom understands that the driver of the SUV, Austin Flores, a soldier of the Belize Defence Force, was traveling with another soldier and a police officer when they collided into the trailer truck. Cayo Correspondent Fem Cruz spoke to Dr. Orlando Baptist, who was one of the first persons on the scene.
Reports to our newsroom indicate that the victims of the accidents all received minor injuries