Traffic Accident in Belmopan on Hummingbird Highway

There was a traffic accident at around 2:15 on Wednesday afternoon on the Humming bird Highway in Belmopan,  involving a white Forerunner and a grey Tracker.

According to reports, Derek Gordon, the driver of the white Forerunner, was coming from Placencia, travelling in a northerly direction. Upon reaching an area near “The Mall,” Mr Gordon reportedly saw a grey Tracker coming from the opposite direction.

vlcsnap-2015-01-22-10h10m38s109vlcsnap-2015-01-22-10h10m22s205Reports are that the grey Tracker, driven at the time by Ryan Lopez, changed lanes unexpectedly in an attempt to get inside the driveway of his uncle’s business place. As a result, the white Forerunner slammed head first into the right tail end of the grey Chevrolet Tracker.

Ryan Lopez, sustained minor head injuries. He was taken to the Western Regional Hospital, and was later released.

Both vehicles were insured.

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