DEVON YOUNG Reporting: A man is in critical condition at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital in Belize City following a traffic accident on the Phillip Goldson Highway on Friday night.
The victim has been identified as 21 year old Jesus Chicas, a resident of San Roma village in the Corozal district.
The crash happened beween miles 73 and 74 on the Phillip Goldson Highway around 8 o’clock last night.
According to Corozal police a Rodeo, driven by 20 year old Zamir Herrera was heading north when it collided with a south-bound pickup truck driven by Jesus Chicas, which apparently made a U-turn into the lane of the oncoming vehicle.
35 year old Sebastian Martined received a cut wound to his forehead.
Camilo Garcia and Elisani Herrera who were in the vehicle with Jesus Chicas, sustained minor injuries.
The head trauma that Chicas suffered was serious enough to require his transfer to the KHMH in Belize City for further medical treatment.
A Notice of Intended Prosecution has been serve on Elisani Herrera as police investigations continue.
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