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Chelsea Avenue (Kingston)

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"Chelsea Avenue was one of the first roads reported to be flooded recently as rains from Hurricane Katrina pelted the island. A Volkswagen is seen trying to make its way through the water at the intersection of Chelsea Avenue and Half-Way Tree Road."

Constant Spring Road

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"Prelude to Carmen: This scene on Constant Spring Road was typical of many Kingston streets yesterday. Young men in bathing trunks (one is seen at right) earned quick money pushing stalled cars. Ironically, there was little water in the pipes in this…

Industrial Estate

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"Water, water, water: this section of the Industrial Estate near to Tinson Pen was virtually impassable for motorcars. Here, one car that shut off is being pushed by citizens of the area."

Flooded roadway

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Cars travelling along a flooded road in Jamaica.

Darling Street & Marcus Garvey Drive

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"Two vehicles slowly, and carefully negotiating their way through a pool at the Darling Street - Marcus Garvey Drive intersection in the Kingston Waterfront area yesterday."

Crash - Mount Diablo Hill

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"Lack of road discipline can [result in] much more than what happened in this accident scene...The motor-car at left just missed plunging into a 30-feet ravine with the assistance of the utility pole at left. The near-tragedy occurred last Saturday…

Overturned truck

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Bystanders stand near a truck that has overturned onto its side.

Crash on Red Hills Road - car lodged

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"Edgar Merchant, 65, of Hagley Park Road thought he would be safe holding to his side of the road coming down Red Hills Road late Friday night. To his dismay, his Austin station wagon ended up in a Water Commission trench, knocking off the bonnet.…

Three-car crash on East Street

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"Seven-car chain-reaction crash: These three motor cars were along seven cars which crashed into each other along East Street on Tuesday, December 30. According to eyewitnesses, a Honda Accord motor car which triggered off the incident - was not…