Woman killed, 2 injured in highway accident

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Woman killed, 2 injured in highway accident

A woman identified as 43-year-old Jinelle Armstrong, of Edinburgh 500, was killed in an accident overnight.

Armstrong was the front seat passenger in a Ford Ranger pick-up truck, which was headed north along the Uriah Butler Highway around 12:30am.
When they had reached the vicinity of Guayamare Village, the pick-up was struck from behind by another vehicle.

The driver of the truck lost control and slammed into a lightpole.

Armstrong was killed instantly.

Two other people in the truck were injured and taken to the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.
One of them is said to be Armstrong’s common-law husband.

Investigations are underway.