A Barrackpore family was plunged into mourning after their 27-year-old relative died in a road traffic accident on Tuesday evening.
Nicholas Johnattan Sooknanan, 27, an offshore employee of Teelucksingh Trace, Barrackpore was driving his vehicle along St Mary's main road, Moruga when he crashed into a house near Douglas Trace around 8:05 pm.
Sooknanan was pronounced dead at the scene by a District Medical Officer.
His body was removed to the San Fernando General Hospital Mortuary pending an autopsy.
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