Sunday 25 August, 2019

Senior citizen fatally hit from his bicycle in Portland

A senior citizen died after being hit from his bicycle by a motor vehicle along the Spring Gardens main road in Portland on Friday night.

The deceased has been identified as 66-year-old Vanroy Dunbar, a labourer of Orange Bay, Portland.

The Buff Bay police reported that at about 9:25 pm, Dunbar was riding his bicycle along the roadway when the driver of a Nissan AD Wagon collided with him.

It was further reported that Dunbar fell from the bicycle into a trench and sustained multiple injuries in the process.

The driver of the motorcar contacted the police and Dunbar was later taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The driver of the car was warned for prosecution, the police reported.

Further investigations are ongoing into the incident.

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