[www.inewsguyana.com] – Three persons are now dead and two others are critical following an accident on the Phillipi Road, Corentyne Berbice tonight (Wednesday, June 11).
Dead are 18 – year – old Latoya Bagot, her sister, Malika Bagot, and their relative, 6 – year – old Shamain Bagot. iNews understands that the trio was heading to a relative’s house on the Phillipi Road, Corentyne when they were struck down by an alleged drunk driver, who sped away from the scene.
Eyewitnesses told iNews that before the driver slammed into the sisters, he struck down a pedal cyclist.
He then struck the sisters, fled the scene and slammed into another pedestrian further up the Corentyne. He was later arrested by the police and taken to the 51 police station.
The girls’ cousins, Dellon and Rawldon told iNews that their mother recently left the country.