Cop in hospital battling for his life following Mandela Highway crash
Created : 7 April 2018
File photo of police and firefighters at the scene of a recent crash
A policeman remains in hospital battling for his life following a motor vehicle crash along the Mandela Highway on Tuesday.
Reports reaching Loop News are that two policemen were travelling in a private motor car along the busy thoroughfare heading towards Spanish Town when another motorist tried to overtake the car that they (the lawmen) were travelling in.
The policeman who was driving was forced to swerve to avoid a collision, and ended up into the path of an oncoming vehicle, causing a head-on collision.
Both policemen were rushed to hospital. The cop who was driving was treated for injuries he sustained to his knee and discharged.