A two-vehicle collision in Hopewell, Hanover on Sunday night has left five people dead.
The police have not yet released the identities of the deceased.
Reports are that about 10:00 pm, two Toyota Corolla motorcars, travelling in the opposite direction, collided along the Orchard main road in Hopewell , close to a gas station.
Five passengers in one of the vehicles suffered multiple injuries and died instantly. The number of occupants in the other car has not yet been confirmed, but it is understood they were rushed to the hospital.
The car in which the five persons who died were travelling was reportedly extensively damaged.
The Sandy Bay police are investigating.
Loop News is tracking this developing story. More details later.