Saint Lucia Police are investigating the death of a taxi driver, identified as Nerius Francis, also known as ‘Korsol’.
A law enforcement official told St Lucia Times that spent shells were found in the area near the vehicle which the deceased was driving.
The official disclosed that the vehicle had run off the road and overturned a short distance away from the Monchy gap, pinning Francis.
Police suspect that the deceased was shot at and attempted to take evasive action when the vehicle he was driving ran off the road.
Francis was pronounced dead about 11:30 pm Monday.
He was in his forties, it is reported.