Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Young Motorcyclist Dies After Vieux Fort Accident

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A young motorcyclist whose bike collided with a bus in Vieux Fort on Tuesday has died, police have confirmed.

Police identified the deceased as Andy Jn Baptiste, 23, of Vieux Fort.

Law enforcement officials say the collision occurred along the Vieux Fort-Laborie highway about 3.28 pm.

The Saint Lucia Fire Service reported transporting the injured biker and several persons who were on board the bus to St Jude Hospital for medical treatment.

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But the young motorcyclist succumbed to his injuries.

The other persons who were transported to hospital appeared not to have sustained serious injuries, it was reported.

The accident occurred near True Value Building and Hardware Supplies.

A video, said to have been recorded by CCTV camera moments before the collision between the motorcycle and the bus, was posted on social media.

Videos of the aftermath of the accident have also been posted.

 

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