Junior Finance Minister escapes an accident.
Junior Finance minister Bishop Juan Edghill was airlifted to the city after being involved in an accident in the mining town of Linden today. There are reports that the driver of Edghill’s vehicle reportedly lost control of the vehicle, which toppled a couple of times before coming to a stop.
The minister, a cameraman from NCN and a staff from the Government Information Agency were in the vehicle at the time of the accident. Edghill and team were rushed to the Linden hospital for medical attention. This newscast understands that no one was seriously injured in the accident.
This newscast understands that the minister was heading to the mining town to conduct an outreach when the incident occurred.