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Former PM PJ Patterson undergoing evaluation at the UHWI, following accident

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Former Prime Minister, PJ Patterson, is now undergoing a complete medical evaluation at the University Hospital of the West Indies, following an accident earlier tonight.

A release from Patterson's officer said that about 7:45 pm, the former prime minister had a motor vehicle accident at home.

This required him to be taken to the Tony Thwaites Wing at the University Hospital for checks and observation.

According to the release, Patterson is currently undergoing a complete evaluation. He is conscious and alert and with family and friends.

His office said upon the completion of the medical assessment, a more fulsome bulletin on his condition will be issued.


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