Darius Toussaint of Darneaud Street, Gasparillo was driving his Suzuki Vitara along the east bond carriageway of the Beetham Highway when he struck three persons on Friday July 16, just after 8:15pm.
Debbie Joseph, Kellen Thompson, 6, Kevin Thompson,4, were attempting to cross the highway.
According to reports the casualties were taken to Port of Spain General Hospital by Highway patrol police officers.
Further reports indicate that pieces of flesh were observed on the front fender of Toussaint’s Vitara.
Another driver by the name of Emmanuel J. Stewart of Carr Lane Belmont, driving a Nissan Navara reported that the casualties were thrown in front of his vehicle.
Cpl. Veiveg of the Besson Street Police Station was on scene carrying out investigations.
Reports coming out from the Port of Spain General Hospital revealed that Kevin Thompson,4, passed away following major trauma to the skull.
Kellen Thompson has major lacerations to the head and was sent to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, in to Mt. Hope for for an X-ray.
Injuries sustained by the mother, Debbie Joseph injuries were not ascertained.