Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Man, 22, killed in accident in Cunupia

A 22-year-old man is dead following an accident in Cunupia on Sunday.

The victim has been identified as Navendra Mahadeo of Francis Lalla Street, Charleville.

Mahadeo was a passenger in a vehicle driven by 52-year-old Wazie Mohammed.

Mohammed told police he was driving along Warren Road around 1:30 am, when he observed a vehicle occupying the middle of the roadway.

The vehicle reportedly slammed into the right side of Mohammed’s vehicle.

Mahadeo along with another passenger identified as 42-year-old Tarmatie Singh was injured in the crash.

They were all taken to Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, where Mahadeo succumbed to his injuries.

The driver of the other vehicle sustained minor injuries.

A post mortem is expected to take place on Monday.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

 

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