Cozumel, Q.R. – Three tourists were injured in an accident on Thursday when their rental buggy crashed into a tree.
At around noon on Thursday, emergency services were called to the scene of an accident where three people inside a buggy had crashed into a tree. The three were traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control of the buggy while taking a corner.
The trio were identified as Brittany Colemire, Frank Colemire and Ivonne Colemire. Upon hitting the tree, Mr. Frank Colemire was ejected from the buggy and thrown head-first into a tree, suffering serious head injuries. He underwent emergency surgery. The other two passengers suffered minor contusions and abrasions.
The three were visiting the island for a day excursion from aboard a Carnival cruise ship.