Porto Novo / Road accident: Injured people transferred to São Vicente are not at risk of life – doctor said

Porto Novo, Aug 13 (Inforpress) – The three seriously injured people of the car accident on Sunday, in Porto Novo, Santo Antão, urgently transferred to the Baptista de Sousa hospital in Mindelo, are not at risk of life, according to Doctor Janilza Silva.

The accident, which occurred in the vicinity of Fundão, five kilometers from the Porto Novo City, made two mortal victims, one of them the driver, and 17 injured, three of them seriously, who were urgently transferred to São Vicente with various injuries.

According to the medical doctor at the health center of Porto Novo, Janilza Silva, who coordinated the team that assisted the injured, the three wounded are not at risk of life, adding that the remaining injured are under observation.

The car, a Toyota Dyna, was coming from Ribeira dos Bodes / Porto Novo, with about 20 occupants (a group of young people who had participated in a football tournament there) and the speeding may be at the origin of the accident, according to the reports of some occupants.