Armadale man dies in drain on Father’s Day

A Father’s Day celebration ended tragically for a 66-year-old labourer of Armadale, West Coast Berbice, after he fell into a drain and reportedly drowned.

Eddie Evans who was pulled out of the drain around 3 pm sustained wounds to his forehead and to the back of his head.

His son, Kishore Evans said his father apparently hit his head on the koker when he fell. He told Stabroek News …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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