[Updated] As of 7.30am this morning [Nov 10] there have been at least two accidents on North Shore Road, one involving a truck tipping over on its side, while the other resulted in a car crashing over a small wall.
The car accident occurred on North Shore in the region of the old Clay House Inn, while the truck accident occurred on North Shore just east of the Aquarium.
The truck that tipped on its side was a landscaping truck carrying foliage, which ended up dumped on the road. After the truck tipped, it appeared a van then smashed into the back of the truck.
Unofficial reports indicate no one was injured in either incident, however we will update with official information if able.
Update Nov 13, 12.57pm: A police spokesperson said: “Around 7:15am on Saturday, November 10th police attended a reported damage only collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish near the junction with East Point Lane. It appears that a truck and a van were travelling along North Shore Road when they collided. As a result both vehicles were damaged.
“Around 6am on Saturday November 10th police responded to a report of a single vehicle damage only collision on North Shore Road in Devonshire near the junction with Cable Hill. It appears that a car was being driven along North Shore Road when the driver, a 56 year old Smith’s parish woman, went off the road. The vehicle received damage to multiple areas as a result.
“There were no reported injuries in any of these collisions.”
- Photos by Kenneth Byron