Monday, January 22, 2018

Pregnant woman killed in crash

...died at hospital

Killed: Rochelle St Louis

A PREGNANT woman was killed in a car crash in Chaguanas on Wednesday.

Rochelle St Louis, 22, of Arima, was pronounced dead at hospital.

Police said at around 7.10 p.m. St Louis was a passenger in a Toyota Corolla driven by an Arima man.

Another passenger was also seated in the vehicle.

They were headed north along Soogrim Road, Endeavour, when their vehicle collided head on with a Hyundai Elantra driven by a Cunupia woman.

Ambulances took the injured to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.

St Louis died while undergoing treatment. 

An autopsy is expected to be performed on Thursday at the Forensic Sciences Centre.

St Louis is the 16th person to be killed in fatal road crashes this year.