Sunday 20 October, 2019

Man killed in Arima accident

One man is dead following a road traffic accident on Friday morning in Arima.

Officials said the deceased was identified but could not they confirm if relatives of the victim had been notified up to 10:00 am Friday, and withheld the information until relatives were informed.

Investigators were told that shortly after 7:00 am Friday, a woman was driving her vehicle along Devenish Street, Arima, when upon reaching the vicinity of Pennywise cosmetics, she lost control of her car.

She hit another vehicle which was along the roadway before hitting a pedestrian.

The man died at the scene while the woman was rushed for medical treatment.

Police suspect she may have fallen ill while driving.

The scene was cordoned off and police were at the scene up to 10:00 am Friday.

More on this as it becomes available.

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