A pedestrian- Steven Dhanbeer perished in an accident on the Soesdyke Linden Highway in the vicinity of Silver Hill.
The accident involved a motor lorry GNN 1385 (with trailer TJJ3014) driven by Threon Dash, a 27-year-old of 120 Anna Catherina, WCD; and 28-year-old Dhanbeer of LaBonne Intention (LBI), ECD.
Enquiries disclosed that the motor lorry with trailer was proceeding north along the western side of the said road where the front portion collided with the pedestrian who ran across the road from west to east.
As a result of the collision, he fell onto the road surface and sustained injuries about his body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.