Saturday 30 May, 2020

Man falls to his death at Cap Estate construction site

Brian Hippolyte

Brian Hippolyte

Brian Hippolyte, a Cabiche, Babonneau resident, fell to his death Wednesday, March 25, 2020, while on a worksite in Cap Estate.

"At approximately 1.10 pm, the Gros Islet Fire Station received a call of a person falling off a structure at Cap Estate, the responding officers found one male individual on the ground with an open head wound and what appeared to be exposed brain matter.

Due to the obvious signs of death, the Gros Islet Police were informed," Communications officer at the Saint Lucia Fire Service, Stacy Joseph stated.

Onlookers who witnessed the ordeal were counselled by a counsellor from the Boys Training Centre.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are unclear.

The scene was turned over to the police who are investigating the incident.

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