Monday 20 January, 2020

Labourer dies from hit-and-run crash in Westmoreland

File photo

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The Westmoreland police are reporting that a man died in a motorcycle crash along the Little London main road on Wednesday.

The deceased man has been identified as 27-year-old Okeeno Smith, a labourer of Little London in the parish.

According to police reports, about 8.20 am, Smith was driving his motorcycle along the roadway, when a motor vehicle was driven into his path.

He allegedly lost control of the motorcycle and then crashed into a wall.

Smith sustained several injuries and was transported to a hospital, where he died.

A search is now under way to locate the driver of the other motor vehicle for questioning.

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