Pedal cyclist killed in St Catherine
Twenty-seven-year-old Rasheem Allen, a fisherman, of Quarry Hill district in Spanish Town, St Catherine, succumbed to injuries he sustained after he was hit by a motor car on the Spanish Town bypass on Thursday.
Information received is that about noon, Allen was riding his bicycle on the bypass when, on reaching the intersection at Dela Vega City, he allegedly rode into the path of a Toyota Camry motor car heading towards Old Harbour Road. He was taken to hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The driver of the motor car was warned for prosecution.
The Spanish Town Traffic Department is investigating.