Crash on Marcus Garvey Drive claims the lives of four people in Jamaica

A motor vehicle collision late Friday (March 23) on Marcus Garvey Drive in Kingston claimed the lives of four persons.

Reports are that the incident occurred at approximately 11:45 p.m. when the driver of a Toyota motor car travelling along Marcus Garvey Drive lost control of the vehicle.

The vehicle collided with a utility pole.

The fire department had to be called to remove some of the occupants of the vehicle, which was extensively damaged.

All  occupants of the vehicle, including a female who was in the car at the time of the incident, were pronounced dead on arrival at hospital.

The deceased have not yet been identified . However, police have said that it is believed that the group was returning home from an illegal party.