Pedestrian injured in accident

A man, whose identity is not known, has been hospitalized after he was injured in a motor vehicle accident along Collymore Rock Road, St Michael around 9:35 last night.

Police say the man received injuries to his head and right foot and was transported by ambulance to the QEH for medical attention. His condition is listed as stable but serious.

The man, who appears to be in his 60s or 70s, is of a light brown complexion, and at the time was wearing a grey tee-shirt and a dark army green short pants.

He was walking along the roadway when he was hit by a motor car.

The police are appealing to anyone who can assist in identifying the pedestrian to contact Central Police Station at telephone 430-7630, or 430-7169, or the nearest police station.

5 Responses to Pedestrian injured in accident

  1. Ann Szebenyi
    Ann Szebenyi July 22, 2017 at 11:03 am

    St. Michael seems to be a dangerous area..

  2. Nikky Daisley
    Nikky Daisley July 22, 2017 at 11:04 am

    I cant understand

  3. Ann Harding July 22, 2017 at 5:16 pm

    I feel very sad for the man and sincerely hope he recovers soon. Not intending any blame whatsoever however I want to say that I do also wish that people would realise how hard they can be to see at night, especially wearing dark clothes, when they are walking along the road after dark. The roads are so dangerous, with bushes over growing the sides, few streetlights, not enough sidewalks. Drivers need to take extra care and slow down. Very sad to see someone get hurt.

  4. fedup July 22, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    I sure don’t know what happened and I’m sorry; but a fella walked right in front of my car nr Carlton Supermarket one night and I nearly had a heart attack yuh. I holla at he and he curse me. I then tell he to try it when I turn round and come back wid 3000 pounds of steel.. Too lazy to walk to the crossing.

  5. Belfast July 22, 2017 at 11:39 pm

    A while ago I was driving just past St George Secondary school, just around 3.30 pm, when a male student deliberately chucked a female student right into the path of my vehicle. I took evasive action, but if another vehicle was coming from the opposite direction, it would have been a different matter.


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