Cancun, Q.R. — A fatal accident was attended to by authorities Wednesday afternoon on Kabah Avenue after the driver of a Volkswagen lost control of his car in Cancun. One man was killed and three others injured when the car left the roadway and slammed into a tree.
The accident, which happened on the Cancun-mainland Isla Mujeres city limits, was reported to Emergency 911. Police and paramedics responded and confirmed the death of one male and the injury of three passengers. The injured were transferred to Cancun hospital.
Authorities say the accident was likely due to a combination of speed and poor weather conditions. The car was deemed a write off.