Accidents in Haiti

FLASH: Port-de-Paix mayor Thony Vernio dies in a tragic accident

A tragic accident in Port-de-Paix Haiti caused the death of deputy Mayor Thony Vernio. According to news reports he died after the Backhoe loader he was riding on fell off a cliff in an area called Morne Commissariat in Port-de-Paix.

Update: Accident believed to be President Jovenel's Motorcade actually happened in the Togolese Republic

The Togolese presidential motorcade suffered a traffic accident Tuesday afternoon and some malicious Haitians on social media started spreading the news that it happened in Haiti with the motorcade of president Jovenel Moise.

Haiti - Depute Jules Lionel Anelus involved in Traffic Accident, 13 Dead, 10 Injured

Haitian deputé Jules Lionel Anelus of Lestere was involved in a terrible accident not far from St Marc Haiti that killed 13 people, including 6 women and a baby, and injured 10 others (some are reporting 17 injured)... According to news report Depute Faustin was wounded in the chest, his driver was wounded and his security guard lost an eyeball in the accident.

Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin posts Facebook message denying involvement in terrible car accident

Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin posted message on his Facebook page denying news of his involvement in a terrible car accident Saturday 15 June 2014. "It is not true," the Depute said, I am at home!"

FALSE - Clarification - Haiti Depute Jude Charles Faustin involved in Terrible Accident

CLARIFICATION -- The news that spread on Haitian radio Saturday 14 June 2014, that Haiti Deputé Jude Charles Faustin was involved in Terrible Accident in Haiti are in fact UNTRUE; However, one of his colleagues, Depute Jules Lionel Anelus, did get involved in that accident... Read more about how this news got out...