Three-vehicle smash up at Spooners Hill

Emergency services are on the scene of a three-vehicle smash-up at the Long Gap junction in Spooners Hill, St Michael.

Two route taxis and a truck belonging to Zephirin’s Bakery were involved in the accident.

Public Relations Officer of the Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) Acting Inspector Roland Cobbler told Barbados TODAY that 17 people were injured in the accident which occurred around 1:15 p.m. and a mass casualty response was activated.

Of those injured, five were transported by ambulance to the QEH for medical. They complained of pain to their backs and neck.

The other injured persons were treated at the scene.

Six ambulances along with three doctors and two fire tenders responded to the accident.

8 Responses to Three-vehicle smash up at Spooners Hill

  1. Alex Alleyne January 20, 2018 at 3:29 pm

    There goes my insurance, ,,,,,,up & up due to these “road-hogs”.

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  2. Juanita Cordle
    Juanita Cordle January 20, 2018 at 4:01 pm

    Response teams need to be commended for their quick and professional response. Great job team. I feel so proud to be a Bajan

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    • hcalndre January 21, 2018 at 7:33 am

      @Juanita Cordle; what was the response time? Just asking.

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  3. Juanita Cordle January 20, 2018 at 4:06 pm

    Great job first responders. You quick response to the scene should be highlighted.

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  4. Mayers Sylvia
    Mayers Sylvia January 20, 2018 at 5:52 pm

    Thank god no one was killed

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  5. milli watt January 20, 2018 at 10:39 pm

    this crowd don’t take a day off the non sense

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  6. jrsmith January 21, 2018 at 10:28 am

    This is what to expect in Barbados , drivers speeding no real traffic management , on the bad roads .

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  7. Alex Alleyne January 21, 2018 at 4:08 pm

    @JRS, little snow on the roads in Georgia USA and in one day it was over 100 accidents. This is a state in the South that is not usually covered with snow.

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