Posted: Sunday, September 2, 2018. 12:24 pm CST.
By BBN Staff: Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred yesterday morning.
Around 8:00 a.m., police went to an area between mile 21 and 22 on the Stann Creek Valley road.
There, police saw a green Toyota 4Runner about 15 feet off the highway with its wheels in the air. A passenger was inside the vehicle.
The passenger was later identified as Ivan Martinez, 68, of Seine Bight village, Stann Creek. Martinez was transported to the Southern Regional hospital with injuries to the head and left hand.
The driver of the vehicle Japhet Blas Marin, 62, was transported to the Southern Regional hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
Marin was driving from Seine Bight village towards Belmopan city, and upon reaching between miles 21 and 22 on the Stann Creek Valley road, he lost control of the vehicle causing it to flip over.
The body of Marin now awaits a post-mortem examination.
Police investigations continue.
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