Duo killed in Berbice accident identified; eyewitness says cars were racing

Latchman Sukham and Danny Puran

The two persons who were this morning killed in an accident at the Borlam Turn, Corentyne, Berbice in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne) have been identified as Latchman Sukhan and Danny Puran.

Sukham operated a car wash at Whim while Puran was a security guard.

Sukham was the driver of a motorcar in which Puran was the front seat passenger. That motorcar was allegedly racing with another when it crashed into the truck at around 03:00h.

Suresh Matthews, the porter of the truck, recalled that “the car bin a come with a good speed…he ah skate all and come.”

Matthews as well as the driver of the truck are unharmed.

Investigations are ongoing.