Fatal Traffic Accident in Guinea Grass

On Saturday there was another fatal traffic accident; this time in Guinea Grass Orange Walk District.

According to police reports, at around 6:30p.m. Police visited an area at four miles in the Guinea Grass Road, where 26-year-old Erick Pook of Guinea Grass was riding his motor cycle, along with 19-year-old Wilbert Garcia.

The motorcycle reportedly ran into the back of a moving trailer that was attached to a tractor heading to Guinea Grass Village. The tractor with the trailer did not stop.

The injured persons were taken to Northern Regional Hospital with severe bodily injuries.

Erick Pook later succumbed to his injuries at Northern Regional Hospital.

Police are investigating.

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