A hire car driver of Perth on the Essequibo Coast escaped a collision with minor injuries after the car he was driving slammed into a tractor on the Jibb Public Road.
According to reports, at around 8.30 pm on Thursday, hire car driver Fazal Rahim lost control of the car he was driving on the northern side of the Public Road and slammed into a tractor that was proceeding in the opposite direction. Residents of the area, upon hearing the impact, rushed to see what had occurred and Rahim was taken to the Oscar Joseph District Hospital at Charity, where he was treated for his injuries.
One resident told this publication that he was indoors when he heard the noise and upon checking saw the badly damaged car. “The whole car damage up,” the resident said. “Dah nah good no more. When me went fuh see, a whole set people done went deh and dem carry he to the hospital.”