Porto Novo, Sep 3 (Inforpress) – A traffic accident at midnight on Tuesday in the city of Porto Novo, Santo Antão, resulted in one dead and six injured, three of them severely, urgently transferred to the Baptista de Sousa Hospital in São Vicente.
The accident, which took place in Abufadouro, in the middle of Amílcar Cabral Avenue, the main street of this city, involved a Toyota-brand Hilux, which crashed into a street light, running over three people, one of them died.
This is a 54-year-old man who died some time after coming to the emergency services of the health center in Porto Novo.
The three serious injuries transferred to São Vicente include the driver, confirmed by police authorities who are investigating the causes of this accident, the second in Porto Novo in less than two weeks. The two road accidents resulted in one death and 11 injuries, six of them severely.