Wednesday 23 October, 2019

73-year-old dies after being mowed down in St Ann

A 73-year-old man died as a result of injuries he received when he was hit by a motor car along the White River main road in St Ann on Sunday.

The deceased has been identified as Dennis Richards of Tower Isle, St Mary.

Reports from the Ocho Rios Police are that about 9:30 am, it is alleged that Richards was attempting to cross the roadway when he was hit by a motor vehicle traveling towards St Mary.

The police were alerted and Richards was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the vehicle was warned for prosecution.

Investigations continue.

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