On Saturday, September 23, 2023, about 6:15 PM, officers attached to the Micoud Police Station responded to a report of a vehicular collision along the Micoud to Vieux Fort highway at Canelles.
The incident involved a white Honda CRV, driven by Franzie Augustin, a thirty-one year-old resident of High Street Dennery.
Preliminary investigations indicate that the vehicle veered off the road and collided with a stationary vehicle. The force of the collision resulted in the overturning of Franzie Augustin’s vehicle.
The motor vehicle driven by Franzie Augustin was damaged extensively as a result of the collision and Franzie Augustin succumbed to the injuries he sustained.
Three other male passengers on-board the vehicle sustained non-life-threatening injuries, and are currently in stable condition.
Every life lost on the road is a tragedy that can be prevented.
We urge you to prioritize road safety and drive responsibly. Remember, your actions behind the wheel have a direct impact on the lives of others.
By following traffic rules, maintaining safe speeds, and avoiding distractions, you can help create a safer environment for everyone. Stay safe and drive responsibly.
SOURCE: Royal Saint Lucia Police Force