Fatal Road Traffic Accident in the Stann Creek District

One person is dead following a motorcycle accident on Sunday, 24th January, 2016. It happened on the  Placencia Road about half mile from the junction of Riversdale and the road leading to the Sagitun Banana Farm,  sometime around 2 o’clock that morning.  21-year-old Herlin Geovanni Rhodas of Santa Cruz Village was riding the motorcycle accompanied by 25-year-old  Yuri Guerra,  Canadian painter also of Santa Cruz when Herlin lost control of the motorcycle,  ran off the road and ended in a deep drain . Both men received head and body injuries and were transported to the Southern Regional Hospital, where Rhodas passed away while receiving treatment. Yuri Guerra was admitted to ward in a serious but stable condition.  The body of Herlin Geovanni Rhodas now lies at the Southern Regional Hospital Morgue, awaiting a post mortem examination.

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