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Fatal vehicular accident in Pond Cassé

by: - March 5, 2019
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One person has dies in a fatal vehicular accident that occurred on Mar. 3, 2019.

The deceased was identified as Mason Bernard Laurent, 61, of Belles.

According to Public Relations Officer of the Dominica Police Force, Inspector Simon Edwards, the driver of the vehicle was Kervel Luke, 22, of Belles.

Elijah Laurent, 21 ,of Pond Cassé was a passenger on the vehicle.

The vehicle was registration # 9251.

The driver lost control of the vehicle upon his approach to the Pond Cassé round about which resulted in the vehicle leaving the road and plunging into the river.

Everyone traveling on the vehicle sustained injuries however there was only one death.

The victims were transported to the Accident and Emergency department of the Princess Margaret Hospital where Mason Laurent was pronounced dead by a medical examiner.