Hit and Run Accident in North Claims one Life

vlcsnap-2014-05-27-19h42m15s101A hit and run incident claimed the life of one man on Saturday night at Orange Walk Town.

The victim has since been identified as Santiago Cocom.

Initial reports say that the vehicle that hit Cocom dragged him about 100 yards from the point of impact and did not stop to render assistance.

Cocom reportedly died on the stop.

An investigation into the incident has started and sources say Cocom may have been under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident.

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