A Police Constable attached to the Mackenzie Police Station was on Saturday afternoon killed after he lost control of the car he was driving at Bamia Linden/Soesdyke Highway, East Bank Demerara (EBD).
Dead is Constable Ishaan Caines, formerly of Lot 184 Coverden, EBD and of Pouderoyen, West Bank Demerara.
The accident reportedly occurred at about 15:15hrs.
According to information received, the 26-year-old Policeman was driving a motorcar bearing registration number PPP 7936 and was heading along the roadway at a fast rate when he reportedly lost control of the vehicle. The car reportedly toppled several times before coming to a stop with its four wheels in the air.
The young Policeman sustained severe injuries and was taken to the Linden Hospital Complex where he was pronounced dead on arrival. The young man graduated last year and was transferred to the Mackenzie Police Station.
The Police have launched an investigation into the accident. He leaves to mourn his parents and three siblings.