Cyclist Dies After Being Hit by Lorry
The police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at about 06:40pm last night on the Diamond Access Road, East Bnak Demerara and which resulted in the death of pedal cyclist Yogeshwar Samaroo, 34 years, of Ninth Street, Section ‘B’, Diamond, East Bank Demerara.
Investigations revealed that motor lorry GHH 7272 was proceeding along the roadway when it is alleged by the driver that Yogehwar Samaroo rode into the path of the vehicle and was struck down. Samaroo was taken to the Diamond Diagnostic Centre where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The driver of the vehicle is in police custody assisting with the investigations.