Two Fatal Road Accidents on the Southern Highway

vlcsnap-2014-01-07-18h08m24s224Southern highway pictureAn elderly man was knocked and killed early yesterday morning on the Southern Highway.  At about 6:10, 61 year old Juan Oh, was riding his bicycle from the direction of Santa Rosa Village toward Mayan King, when near Mile 23, he was hit by a motorcycle being driven at the time by 18 year old Freddy Acosta, who travelling in the same direction.  Investigation has revealed that Oh was attempting to cross the road when the accident occurred. Oh, a resident of Santa Rose Village sustained head and body injuries and died as a result of the impact. Freddy Acosta sustained abrasions to his left knee, right elbow and left wrist.

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