Thursday 18 July, 2019

Man feared dead, other person battling for life after Portland crash

The scene of Saturday's crash in Port Antonio, Portland.

The scene of Saturday's crash in Port Antonio, Portland.

A man is feared dead and another is battling for his life following a crash involving a motor vehicle in Port Antonio, Portland on Saturday.

The full details of the incident are still not clear at this time, but reports are that the driver of a grey motorcar was travelling on Allan Avenue at about 8:00 p.m., when he lost control of the vehicle, which overturned.

Reports from sources in the area are that a pedal cyclist was also hit by the car.

It is unclear whether it is the driver or the pedal cyclist who is feared dead.

The Constabulary Communication Unit (CCU), the police’s information arm, has confirmed reports of the crash, but said they were still gathering information about the incident.

More details to come later, as Loop News continues to track the story.

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