Three persons died and another has been hospitalized after a car that they were in slammed into a parked lorry on the La Grange Public Road just after 4am this morning.

According to reports, there were four people in the car, PDD 7182, at the time of the accident, three of whom suffered fatal injuries.

Police say that the men had just left a party at Stanleytown also on the West Bank of Demerara, and was heading to Nismes to drop off one or the men when the accident occurred.

The dead has been identified as 33-year-old Jonar Devon of Nismes, WBD, along with 25-year-old Devindra Hardyal of 30 Public Road, La Grange and Rishi Pasha.

(Photos by Imran Khan)