[Updated] Earlier this evening [Apr 24] a collision occurred which resulted in the vehicle landing on its side on North Shore Road, by the round-a-bout by Barkers Hill. The collision also appeared to have involved a utility pole, resulting in the pole ending up landing on top of the vehicle.
The police responded, and commuters slowed down as they passed the scene. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update with additional information as able.
Update Apr 25, 11.01am: The police statement confirms that no one was injured, it follows in full below.
Around 6:15pm on Wednesday, April 24th police officers attended a reported single vehicle damage only collision on North Shore Road in Devonshire near the junction with Barkers Hill.
It appears that a jeep was being driven along North Shore Road when it collided with the curb and overturned. As a result the vehicle and a nearby utility pole were damaged; however there were no reported injuries.
BELCO personnel subsequently attended the scene and removed the damaged utility pole.
Inquiries into this collision are ongoing and any witnesses are encouraged to contact PC Sean Simons on 295-0011.
- Photos by Kenneth Byron