Sunday 15 December, 2019

PHOTOS: Alleged car thief dies in horrific crash in Kingston

The scene after the crash involving an alleged stolen motor car and a garbage truck along the Spanish Town Road in Kingston. (PHOTO: Llewellyn Wynter)

The scene after the crash involving an alleged stolen motor car and a garbage truck along the Spanish Town Road in Kingston. (PHOTO: Llewellyn Wynter)

A dramatic crash on Spanish Town Road in Kingston early on Sunday morning has left an alleged car thief dead.

Police and fire personnel were kept busy on the scene where the car had slammed into a truck.

The police reported that a man had stolen a Toyota Axio vehicle and was speeding along the roadway, when the vehicle ran into a garbage truck in the vicinity of Riverton City, where the main national dump is located.

'Car thief' dies in dramatic crash

The collision was so severe that the entire roof of the car was torn off, leaving the lone occupant dead on the spot.

Further investigations are continuing into the incident.

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