Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Ex-corporal killed as tree falls on home

One man is dead following what police have described as a ‘freak accident’ in Champ Fleurs on Monday night.

Up to 6 am on Tuesday, information on the incident was still coming in, however, police said the deceased was identified as Joseph Jones of Upper Spring Valley, Mt D’or Road.

He was an ex-police corporal.

Jones was said to be in his house, when a tree suddenly collapsed and fell onto it.

Jones suffered fatal injuries as a result, and died.

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