Monday, February 23, 2015. BMG: One week ago, an American tourist, fifty six year old Teresa Lin Muers died in a road traffic accident at the Jaguar Pay junction with the George Price Highway.
Tonight there is another serious traffic accident at the same spot to report.
It happened just after ten o’clock this morning between miles 37 and 38.
Fifty six year old Pablo Martinez a resident of Frank’s Eddy village had just gotten off a passenger bus and was walking on the side of the highway when an eighteen wheel truck with double containers ran him over.
The truck ended up in a ditch at the side of the road after hitting Martinez.
Persons in the area at the time rushed to Martinez’ aid ad called the ambulance and police.
Pablo Martinez was taken to the Western Regional Hospital for medical treatment and up to late this evening was listed in a critical condition.
The driver of the tow-head truck was in police custody earlier today.
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