A blame game has broken out at the Siparia Regional Corporation over an embarrassing situation in which they were levied on by former labourer Neru Joseph for failing to pay compensation for a...
You are here
Young man dies after being hit by car
A 23-year-old Diego Martin man died after being struck by a car while crossing the Wendy Fitzwilliam Boulevard on Thursday night. Police said around 9.20 pm Jeron Emmanuel of St Lucien Road, Diego Martin, and an unidentified friend were crossing the busy roadway near Garnet Street, Diamond Vale, when he was hit by a car heading west. Emmanuel was thrown onto the windshield of the car before landing on the road.
The driver of the vehicle stopped to render assistance to the injured man. However, by the time emergency health services personnel arrived on the scene Emmanuel had already succumbed to his injuries. Investigators from West End Police, located nearby, arrived on the scene shortly after and temporarily detained the driver of the blue Toyota Corolla for questioning. A breathalyser test was administered, but the driver was not found to be intoxicated. He was released after giving police a statement.
Cpl Richardson is continuing investigations.
User comments posted on this website are the sole views and opinions of the comment writer and are not representative of Guardian Media Limited or its staff.
Guardian Media Limited accepts no liability and will not be held accountable for user comments.
Guardian Media Limited reserves the right to remove, to edit or to censor any comments.
Any content which is considered unsuitable, unlawful or offensive, includes personal details, advertises or promotes products, services or websites or repeats previous comments will be removed.
User profiles registered through fake social media accounts may be deleted without notice.