Police Corporal Satesh Narine, 29, of of Cumberland village, East Canje is now a patient at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), in a serious but stable condition after he crashed into two stray animals, on the Susannah Public Road, Number Nineteen Village, Corentyne, Berbice, around 02:00 hrs this morning.
Enquiries disclosed that the Corporal, who is the Subordinate Officer-in-Charge of Albion Police Station, was proceeding west along the southern side of the road, in motor car PSS 4799 when he collided with the animals (a cow and calf) and lost control of his vehicle which ended up into a southern shallow trench.
He was rushed to the New Amsterdam Public Hospital in a conscious state by residents of the community where he was treated and transferred to the GPHC.
He sustained a fractured right shoulder, fractured hands and injuries to his back. The two animals however, died from the collision. The owner, of the animals, is in police custody.