Friday, April 19, 2024

Close call for Bank Hall family

Date:

Share post:

AN ELDERLY WOMAN and her greatgrandson were pulled from their burning home in 2nd Avenue, Peterkin Land, Bank Hall, St Michael, yesterday evening.

It was the quick efforts of firefighters who responded to the fire around 4:36 p.m. that saved the lives of Lucy Alexander, 72, and five-year-old Jaden Alexander.

Residents from the 3rd Avenue, Christopher Leacock and Ann Albert, also rushed to their assistance when they realised what was happening.

“I was inside and a little boy shout ‘Ann, Ann come a fire out here’. So I got up to put on my clothes and the spirit of the Lord told me to pick up the cellphone,…” said Albert.

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

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Four arrested on drug charges

 Three Barbadians and a Venezuelan, who were caught on a vessel carrying over $8 million in cocaine and...

BAVERN looking at prospects

Some vendors in the city are hoping to get their share of the spoils as Bridgetown Market is...

Missing: Sonia Suzzette Parris

Police are seeking assistance in locating Sonia Suzzette Parris, 58, of Edey Village, Christ Church who disappeared on Wednesday night. Parris was...

Man sets himself on fire outside NY court at Trump’s trial

NEW YORK - A man set himself on fire on Friday outside the New York courthouse where Donald Trump's historic...