A woman and a man in their mid-20s were killed in an early morning crash Saturday on Sea View Road near the Blowholes at High Rock Drive in East End.

Police said the two were travelling eastbound around 3am when their Daihatsu Boon
apparently crossed into the opposing lane and struck a Department of Environmental Health sanitation truck head on. The victims, both Jamaican nationals, have not yet been identified. They were found unresponsive and later confirmed dead, according to police. The driver of the truck was not injured.

Traffic into the area was restricted for much of Saturday morning. Motorists travelling to East End had to drive north on Frank Sound Road and circumvent the area by way of Queens Highway. The road reopened about 11am.

On Saturday morning, accident reconstructionist Collin Redden was on the scene conducting an investigation into the accident.

Accident reconstructionst Collin Redden conducts his investigation at the scene of the fatal accident that killed two people in East End early Saturday morning. – PHOTO: TANEOS RAMSAY