SASCHA WILSON

A 38-year-old man was killed and three were people injured during a two-car collision in Penal, last night.

The deceased has been identified as Jovy Neelash Choonie of Mathura Development, Mohess Road, Penal.

According to a police report, around 9:30 pm, a 54-year-old Penal man was driving a silver Nissan Tiida along La Fortune Road, Woodland. Choonie was in the front seat. 

The car reportedly swerved and collided with a blue Nissan B14 which was heading in the opposite direction.

Choonie died at the scene.

The Penal driver, as well as the occupants of the other car—the driver Ameer Karim, 28, of Curepe, and his front seat passenger, Tricia Maharaj—sustained injuries and were taken to the San Fernando General Hospital. They are said to be in a stable condition.

Cpl Harripersad is investigating.