Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Truck runs over elderly woman in St James

A woman was run over and crushed to death by a truck that transported individuals to purchase empty bottles in her St James community on Friday afternoon.

Dead is 60-year-old Jennifer Wright of Whitehouse, St James.

Reports are that shortly after midday, Wright was about to sell bottles when tragedy struck. She was standing along the roadside when she was hit down by the truck which was being reversed.

She sustained serious injuries and died on the spot.

The St James police are investigating the incident.

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