Barbados records another road fatality

Barbados has recorded another road fatality.

A 59-year-old male pedestrian died after being involved in an accident along Harts Gap Main Road, Christ Church around 8.18 p.m.

The man, whose name has been withheld by police, was struck by a motor car driven by Tyson Babb, 30, of Downes Gap, Arthur Seat, St Thomas.

The victim was rushed to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by ambulance, but later succumbed to his injuries.

Investigations are continuing.

5 Responses to Barbados records another road fatality

  1. Marilyn Cook
    Marilyn Cook February 2, 2017 at 11:20 pm

    Oh dear. Sorry to hear. May he R. I. P.

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  2. Antoine Moore
    Antoine Moore February 2, 2017 at 11:26 pm

    Sorry to hear…my condolences to his family

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  3. Peter February 3, 2017 at 9:18 am

    Barbados has gone on prescribed road deathe. They must have one a day. Undertaking is big big business. If accidents don’t put them down. guns will. If not that, diabetes, cancer or heart failure.

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  4. hcalndre February 3, 2017 at 10:24 am

    I blame the drivers for most of these road fatalities because of the speed they do. I will also say that I find people in barbados walk the streets with no regard for their lives. I read in the News that it will cost government (the people) 1/2ml to fix the lighting problem where that horrible accident happened. They mention how many light poles are down in the last 5yrs. One pole or light goes down, it`s not fix or replace, the 2nd, 3rd, 4th until they become 12 or more and now speaking of how much it is going to cost, I always hear a stich in time saves nine. I wonder who is at fault and even with lights they use don`t do much to help road users.

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  5. Saundra February 3, 2017 at 11:34 am

    Too much info…judge and jury at work! May the gentleman R.I.P. condolences to his family.

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