George Bovell III ‘cheats death’ in car crash


According to Trinidad & Tobago’s Newsday, Olympic bronze medallist George Bovell III cheated death yesterday morning after he crashed his BMW car in an accident while on his way to spearfish at an oil platform in Mayaro. He was rushed unconscious to the Sangre Grande District Hospital where he received initial treatment and was stabilised, and had a CAT (CT) scan done which showed no major damage except for “one area of concern”. Unable to recall the accident, he also suffered cuts and contusions to his head, lacerations on his left ankle and complained of blurred vision while at St Clair Medical Centre. Read more here on


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