Reports are that the father and daughter were reportedly asleep inside their house on Friday when the rain-induced landslide swept the wooden house in which they lived metres down a slope in a section of the community called Toby's Gully or Passion Gardens.
There has been heavy rainfall across the island over the past few days, which the Meteorological Service said is due to a persistent trough of low pressure across the western Caribbean.
The met office said light to moderate and at times heavy showers and thunderstorms occurred across sections of most parishes during the night, especially across eastern and south-central parishes.
A flash flood watch is in effect for all parishes.
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