Tuesday 7 July, 2020

80-year-old man mowed down in Westmoreland

Police have launched a manhunt for the driver who mowed down an 80-year-old man in Westmoreland and sped away from the scene.

The decease has been identified as Uriah Williams, a pensioner of Burnt Savannah district in the parish.

Reports from the Frome Police are that about 12:15 a.m., on Saturday Williams was walking along the Greenfield main road when he was allegedly hit by a motor vehicle that did not stop.

He was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigations continue.

 

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