Friday 7 August, 2020

Security guard dies in St Andrew motor vehicle accident

Oshane Gillies

Oshane Gillies

A security guard was killed in a motor vehicle accident along Roseberry Drive in St Andrew on Tuesday.

He has been identified as 32-year-old Oshane Gillies, who was employed to King Alarm Security Company.

Gillies was driving his motorcycle along Roseberry Drive towards Shortwood Road when he was flung from the vehicle after colliding with a taxi.

Gillies received multiple injuries and was taken to the Kingston Public Hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was wearing his helmet and protective gear when the accident happened.

It is understood that the security guard was heading home from work. He lived in Glengoffe, St Catherine.

Gillies died leaving a three-year-old daughter.

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