Posted: Friday, March 9, 2018. 5: 55 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: This morning around 11 a.m. police visited the cargo area at the Belize Western Border and saw the body of a man between the rear wheels of a freight liner truck.
The freight truck is licensed to operate in Belize and had a trailer attached to it.
The body mauled by the truck was identified to be that of 38 year old Marcus Fernando Zabaleto, a Guatemalan truck driver of Melchor de Mencos.
Police investigation revealed that around 10:45 this morning, 53 year old Jose Alfredo Guevara Guerra, another Guatemalan truck driver of Peten, Guatemala was driving his truck out of the cargo area at the Belize Western Border when he was alerted that a person was lodged between the wheels of his trailer.
The body of the victim was transported to the San Ignacio Hospital where he was pronounced dead by a medical officer.
Police are investigating.
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