On the afternoon of the 7th a serious accident happened. Two people died and one was injured. The tragedy involved a passenger car, a Peugeot and a herdsman truck.
All the victims were in the smaller vehicle. Zenilda Rosa dos Santos and Lyn de Almeida, who was better known as “Galician”, died at the scene. They lived in Ibirapitanga.
The third passenger in the Peugeot, identified only as “James” was trapped in the wreckage of the vehicle, was rescued alive and taken to the base hospital in Itabuna. The truck driver was fine. The causes of the accident is being investigated.