A Taxi Driver loses his life in an Accident.
The accident has left a Sheriff Taxi Service Driver Joel Crandon dead. The collision involved Crandon’s Taxi and another Vehicle and occurred just after midnight.
Eyewitnesses are reporting that the Taxi was heading east along Robb Street when the other car coming from Wellington street broadsided him . The taxi was sent crashing into the Digicom store Metal Grill.
According to the eyewitness the driver of the car appeared to be under the influence and hurriedly left the scene.
Crandon was then rescued from the wreckage by residents in the area and rushed to the GPHC where he was pronounced dead.
It was at the hospital his Wife, Children, Parents and other relatives were greeted with the news of his death.
His relatives spoke of his love for the job and how he always tried hard to make ends meet.
The police have since detained the driver of the car and were back on the scene taking statements from eyewitnesses about the accident.