By Fareeza Haniff
[www.inewsguyana.com] – Sixty – year – old Ramdoolar Dhanraj known as Eddy died in a horrific accident this afternoon (Saturday, November 15) on the Pearl, East Bank Demerara Public Road after he was struck down by a lumber laden truck.
iNews understands that Dhanraj, a Contractor, was riding to Sarah Johanna, East Bank Demerara to meet with his employees when the accident occurred.
Information reaching iNews stated that the truck, which is owned by A. Khan and Sons Lumber Yard, lost control while navigating a turn and struck down Dhanraj, killing him on the spot.
Reports indicate that his head received the brunt of the impact, while it is alleged that the driver and porter of the motor lorry were under the influence of alcohol.
They are both in police custody at the Timehri Police Station.