Guam – A two car collision this morning, has tragically claimed the lives of both drivers involved in the accident.
The fatal crash occurred around 11:30 this morning on Route 4 in Sinajana. According to Guam Police Department Spokesperson Sgt. Paul Tapao, a preliminary investigation indicates that one vehicle was traveling northbound and the other was headed south when the accident occurred. GPD indicated that no passengers were in the vehicles with the operators.
“What we do know is that both drivers involved in the crash, as first responders responded, they discovered that both drivers were unconscious and unresponsive in which CPR had to be performed,” said Tapao.
Tapao says CPR was conducted en-route to Naval Hospital, however efforts to save their lives were unsuccessful.
While the cause of the crash has yet to be determined, PNC was able to confirm that one of the vehicles involved in the crash was a GTA vehicle.
“We are deeply saddened by the untimely passing of our colleague, Joe Blas. He was a passionate member of our GTA family for 30 years and worked in our Engineering Department. Our hearts and prayers go out to his family and friends during this difficult time,” said GTA President Roland Certeza in a statement.