Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Motorcyclist succumbs to injuries due to accident

A motorcyclist who was involved in a road accident Tuesday along the Millenium Highway succumbed to his injuries at the Owen King EU Hospital.

The deceased has been identified as 34-year-old Gavin Edward, a resident of Ti Colon, Castries.

The Saint Lucia Fire Service responded to a report of an accident Tuesday afternoon where Edward was found on on the road with multiple fractures to his right leg, one of which was an open fracture.

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He was also bleeding profusely and became unconscious during transportation to the Owen King EU Hospital.

According to reports, Edward was riding a motorcycle with a pillion rider which collided head-on with an SUV along the Millennium Highway.

The passenger on the bike was also injured but the injuries were not life-threatening.

The incident occurred around 3 pm Tuesday, April 28, 2020.

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