Posted: Thursday, December 29, 2016. 11:05 am CST.
By BBN Staff: Last night around 6, police responded to a road traffic accident between miles 11 and 12 on the Phillip Goldson Highway where they saw a red ford pickup truck with license plates C-54107 on the side of the highway extensively damaged.
Police encountered Jose Alfaro of Sandhill lying injured with his left foot amputated about five feet away from the pickup truck.
Also on the scene was a Blue Bird bus extensively damaged.
The bus driver 25 year old Alex Lee McFadzean of St Paul’s Village reported that while he was travelling from Belize City to St Paul’s Village and upon reaching between miles 11 and 12 a red Ford pickup truck travelling in the opposite direction collided into the bus.
Some passengers on-board the bus received minor injuries.
Alfaro was transported to the K.H.M.H and was pronounced dead on arrival.
Alex Lee McFadzean was detained at the Ladyville Police Station pending investigation.
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