Saturday 4 July, 2020

Man, 64, dies in early morning accident

A 64-year-old man is dead following an accident in Diego Martin on Sunday.

He has been identified as Anthony Lochan, of Apple Blossom Avenue, Diego Martin.

According to reports, around at about 1am, Lochan was riding his bicycle in a westerly direction along the Diego Martin Highway when upon reaching the vicinity of the Sierra Leonne Road, he came into contact with a silver Toyota Yaris.

The car was being driven by a 19-year-old man from North Post Road, Diego Martin.

Lochan was thrown onto the roadway and landed approximately 32 feet away.

He died on the scene.

The 19-year-old is said to be aiding with inquiries.

PC Durity is continuing investigations.

More on this as it becomes available.

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