A family has been left mourning the death of 27-year-old Clement Beckford, of Dalling Street, Savanna-la-Mar in Westmoreland, who died as a result of injuries he sustained after being hit by a motor vehicle along the Nompariel main road.
According to the police, the accident took place at about 3:20 p.m. on Friday, June 26, when Beckford was running from the left side of the road heading to the right side. In the process, he was hit by a white Nissan AD wagon motor car that was travelling westerly.
He received head injuries and was wounded extensively, from his right ear to the centre of his neck.
Beckford was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver has been warned for prosecution.
Shannon Dale Reid