According to the police, at about 4:40 hrs, 22 – year – old Dawson Bess of Crane Housing Scheme, West Coast Demerara was driving a motor car along the Ruimzeight Public Road when he attempted to overtake another vehicle and collided with an oncoming motor vehicle.
iNews understands that he received injuries and succumbed later while receiving medical attention at the Georgetown Public Hospital.
Meanwhile, 19 – year – old Godfrey Mounter, also of Crane, who was in the car, received injuries and has been admitted to the GPHC. iNews understands that 30 – year – old Eshwar Deochand of La Grange, West Bank Demerara, who was driving the other vehicle in the collision and three-year-old Nayesha Nandalall, received injuries and have been hospitalized.
Four other persons who were in the vehicle were treated and sent away. Investigations are in progress.