JUTC bus mows down people, killing man in Downtown Kingston

by August 10th, 2015

Tragedy struck this morning, when a Jamaica Urban Transit Company bus mowed down several people, killing a fruit vendor in West Parade, Downtown Kingston.

The bus which reportedly slammed into the back of a car pushed the vehicle onto the side-walk where the fruit vendors were selling.

One male fruit vendor was killed and about five other persons including both drivers were taken to hospital for treatment.

Police have not yet released the name of the vendor who was killed.

None of the passengers on the bus was injured.

Head of the traffic police Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen says police are conducting investigations.

Head of the traffic police Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen.