Teen perishes in Goed Fortuin accident

The police say they are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at about 0400h today on the Goed Fortuin Public Road, WBD, and which resulted in the death of Jomal Archer, 16 years, of Pouderoyen, WBD.

Police say that investigations have revealed that the motor vehicle was proceeding along the roadway, allegedly at a fast rate, when the driver lost control and the car collided with a utility pole.

Archer and two other occupants were taken to the WDRH where Archer was pronounced dead on arrival, while the others were admitted.

The driver is in police custody assisting with the investigations.

More in Local News

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Maxton Lawrie

    Essequibo rice farmer killed by sister in apparent act of self defence

  2. Tyrell Pershad

    Stewartville woman seeks answers after finding son dead at home

  3. Gailann Chacon

    Excavator operator killed, friend injured

  4. Alvin Reid

    ‘Satan’ charged with murdering Two Sisters girl

  5. The wreckage of the bus after the accident

    Several injured after minibus topples during race on Regent St

  6. Another view of the bus

    Man dies after ‘racing’ crash on Regent St

  7. Kitty man shot dead in car by nervy householder

  8. 14-year-old held with cocaine in suitcase handles


Recommended For You