2 injured as Audi crashes into light pole @ Paraquita Bay
At least two persons were taken to Dr D. Orlando Smith Hospital following a lone-vehicle accident at Paraquita Bay, last night, October 18, 2020.
According to reports reaching Virgin Islands News Online (VINO), the driver of a white Audi (license plate PY 1110) vehicle lost control of the automobile and struck a utility pole belonging to BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC).
The electric pole fell on the hood of the vehicle and power in the area was also affected.
The vehicle appeared to have sustained major frontal damages.
The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has since confirmed the incident.
“The RVIPF can confirm a report of an accident in the Paraquita Bay area last night at approximately 10:42 pm. Details surrounding the accident are unclear. Investigations are ongoing,” the RVIPF stated today, October 19, 2020.