Five persons died in a two-vehicle collision on the Orchard main road in Hopewell, Hanover Sunday night. Two other persons have been seriously injured.
The deceased were all occupants of the same vehicle.
Three of them have been identified. They are 28 year old Joseph Brown, Phillip Jones, and Nicholas French.
The police report that, shortly after 10 o'clock, a gray Toyota Corolla 'Kingfish', driven by Mr. Brown, with four passengers, drifted into the path of a white Toyota Corolla wagon travelling in the opposite direction.
All the occupants of the 'Kingfish' died at the scene.
Two persons from the other vehicle have been hospitalised in serious condition.