Tuesday 2 June, 2020

PHOTO: Billboard falls on top of parked cars on Half Way Tree Road

This photograph taken from inside the car of a Loop reader shows a billboard on top of cars inside a parking lot after it fell on Friday evening. (PHOTO: Wamil Kendall)

This photograph taken from inside the car of a Loop reader shows a billboard on top of cars inside a parking lot after it fell on Friday evening. (PHOTO: Wamil Kendall)

Several persons were lucky to escape serious injuries when a billboard fell on top of two vehicles inside the parking lot of a Texaco service station along Half Way Tree Road in St Andrew on Friday afternoon.

Reports are that about 3pm, the advertising board suddenly crashed down on the parked vehicles, in which several persons were reportedly seated at the time. 

It is unclear what caused the accident, which attracted a crowd of curious onlookers, including one Loop reader who shared a photograph. 

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