Septuagenarian Dies on the Spot When Hit by Vehicle

vlcsnap-2013-12-06-17h45m15s47The second accident happened about an hour later after Little Jaheem’s tragedy had happened.  At Mile 6 on the Phillip Goldson Highway, Police discovered the body of 75 year old Gregory Leon Lopez, a resident of Belize City, on the right shoulder of the road.  Besides him was a red Beach Cruiser bicycle, which he was riding from Ladyville, heading toward the direction of Belize City.  Also on the scene, some 62 feet away from the body was a white Dodge RAM truck carrying two persons. It is not yet certain how the accident occurred, as Police continues their investigation. We understand that Lopez suffered severe head and body injuries and died instantly.

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