A pedestrian was killed moments ago after he was hit down by a motorcar at Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara.
Although details are currently sketchy, HGP Nightly News understands that the fatal accident took place around 14:00h today.
The driver of the vehicle involved in the accident is presently in police custody.
Investigations into the matter are ongoing.
HGP Nightly News will provide an update in a subsequent report.