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St Thomas danger zone

CARLOS ATWELL, carlosatwell@nationnews.com

Added 19 May 2017

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The sunken area of this bridge is a source of much concern. (Picture by Lennox Devonish.)

THE PEOPLE LIVING and driving through the Shop Hill to Duke’s area and beyond are crying out for relief.

There are blind corners, narrow roads, a sunken bridge, bush hindering eyesight and a lack of sidewalks and people are frustrated with this true danger zone where many people have lost their lives.

One life lost in particular, 17-year-old Anyica Yearwood who was killed in 2010, is still fresh in many people’s minds. She was dragged by a vehicle which had struck her while she was waiting at a bus stop along Shop Hill.

Armintha Headley lives near the area where that tragedy occurred. She said it was still dangerous there. (CA)

Please read the full story in today's Weekend Nation, or in the eNATION edition.

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