November 19, 2013
SVG records seventh road fatality for 2013

Asbourn Simon, a 22-year-old electrician of Fairbaine Pasture, became this country’s seventh road fatality when the bicycle he was riding collided with a car along the Belmont public road on Sunday.{{more}}

According to police reports, the car, PU 884, was driven by Jadese Francis of Richland Park.

Reports are that both vehicles were travelling in opposite directions when they collided head-on around 12:20 p.m. that day.

Simon sustained injuries about his body and was taken to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A post mortem examination is expected to be performed on the body to ascertain the cause of death.