Pregnant mother dies in road accident
A pregnant Hopetown Village, West Coast Berbice (WCB) mother lost her life in a road accident on Monday (January 09) at No. 2 Village WCB.
Dead are 25-year-old Donnis Higgins and her unborn baby girl.
According to reports the car she was travelling in lost control and slammed into a lamppole.
The occupants were immediately rushed to the New Amsterdam Hospital where Higgins and her baby later died. The other two occupants remain in a critical condition.
The young mother was due to give birth within the next two weeks. She was the mother of a 2-year-old girl.