Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Pedal cyclist dies after being hit by truck in Westmoreland

A Westmoreland mechanic died as a result of injuries he sustained during a motor vehicle crash involving a truck which hit a bicycle he was riding in the parish on Friday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Daniel Brown of a Darling Street, Savanna-la-Mar address in the parish.

Reports are that about 8.30 am, Brown was riding a bicycle along the Dunbar River main road when he was struck by a motor truck.

He sustained multiple injuries and was rushed to the Savanna-la-Mar Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Personnel from the Traffic Division at the Savanna-la-Mar Police Station are investigating the incident.

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