Fatal Accident in Choiseul

PRESS RELEASE: Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Cyril James, consequent to a vehicular accident which occurred on Monday, October 30, 2017, about 4:30 p.m. at Victoria, Choiseul, near the Ravineau Gap.

Cyril James, a fifty two (52) year old resident of Morne Jacques, Choiseul, was one of four persons on a pick-up van, which overturned after encountering mechanical difficulties. He sustained serious injuries during the incident and was conveyed to the St. Jude Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical practitioner. A post mortem examination is scheduled for Wednesday, November 1, 2017.

This incident brings the number of road fatalities recorded for the year 2017 to fifteen (15).


  1. Anonymous
    October 31, 2017 at 3:35 pm

    Rest in peace Cyril hope you are dancing with the holy angels myheart is aching for you and family

  2. Broken hearted
    October 31, 2017 at 5:20 pm

    Sad to hear of such sudden death..rest in peace..point of correction he is not from the said address.

  3. Anonymous
    October 31, 2017 at 8:43 pm

    I see CCC workers at the back of a white truck and van..Is that legal….are those workers insured riding at the back of them vehicles….

  4. Anonymous
    October 31, 2017 at 9:40 pm

    People irresponsible travelling in the back

  5. Friend
    November 1, 2017 at 7:38 pm

    Cyril I’ll miss you stopping by me on a Friday morning rest in peacey bro rest in peace.