82-y-o pedestrian killed in St Ann

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) said 82-year-old farmer Clifford Lawrence, from Retirement district in St. Ann, died as a result of injuries he sustained in a vehicular crash on the Retirement main road in the parish yesterday, November 7.

The JCF added: “Reports from the Brown’s Town Police are that, about 5PM, Lawrence was walking along the roadway when he was struck by a grey Toyota Corolla motor car. The police were summoned and he was taken to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.”

The driver of the motor car was warned for prosecution, the JCF said, adding that investigations are continuing.


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