Two men are dead after Sunday night’s fatal traffic accident on the Southern Highway. A red Astro van, driven by driven by 48 year old James Andrews of Independence Village and an Orange Great Wall Wingle, driven by 41 year old Michael Martinez of San Juan Village collided between miles 32 and 33 killing both drivers on the spot.
We have a double fatality RTA in Independence Village. Police from that formation responded to a road traffic accident between miles 32 and 33 on the Southern Highway that is on the Red Bank junction they found one James Andrews a 48 years old of Independence Village and one Michael Martinez a 41 year old of Santa Cruz Village on the scene apparently dead. Investigations from police indicated that Mr. Andrews who was driving a Astro Van coming from the direction of Santa Cruz heading to Independence. Mr. Michael Martinez [was] heading in the opposite direction. They collided head on and that resulted in the head and body injuries and both succumbed to those injuries .
Police continue to investigate