A night of birthday celebrations ended in tragedy for three friends.
Just after 4am Alex Lalla, Romel Rambally and Kareem Simon were returning home in a blue Toyotta Corolla, when the driver fo the vehicle lost control of the car in the Assaraff Road walkover in Charlieville.
The car flipped several times before crashing into a concrete pillar.
The three friends were killed instantly.
Acting Police Commissioner, Stephen Williams, has expressed sadness over the death of, No.19714 PC Shaquille Mondesir, of the Southern Division Task Force.
A statement by the Police Service says the Commissioner has also conveyed condolences to the relatives of the late officer. PC Mondesir, 22, who died following a vehicular accident along the west-bound lane of the Churchill Roosevelt Highway, in the vicinity of Lifestyle Motors, El Socorro, at around 12:15 am today.
An early morning accident has claimed the life of a 21-year-old police officer while his colleague is at hospital fighting for his life.
Constable Shaquille Mondesir died on the spot when the Nissa Tiida in which he was travelling lost control near the Courts Megastore in Barataria around 1 am.
His colleague Constable Dayne Horseford was badly injured and is warded in a critical condition at the Eric Willims Medical Sciences Complex.
Police say their vehicle hit a concrete slab before spinning out of control.
One person was killed and about a dozen were injured when a car struck pedestrians in New York’s Times Square on Thursday at about noon, according to the Fire Department.
The driver appeared to have been either drunk or on drugs, a law enforcement official said.
He has a history of DWI arrests, the official said.The conditions of the people injured were not known, a spokeswoman said.
A Police Department spokesman said the driver of the car had been taken into custody.
A woman who first made headlines for delivering a baby on the roadside in Curepe, has been killed in a vehicular accident.
It is being reported that the 36-year-old woman, identified as Crystal Dennis, was hit by a police vehicle overnight.
She was standing along the Priority Bus Route in the vicinity of the TML Primary School when she was knocked down.
It is also being reported that the vehicle was driven by an officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force.
On June 2nd 2015, Dennis was captured on video delivering her baby girl on the streets in Curepe.