Senior hit by truck, dies

Monday, January 07, 2013

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ST ANN, Jamaica — Seventy-seven-year-old Winklet Garvey of Higgin Town, St Ann, died as a result of injuries she received in a motor vehicle accident yesterday in the parish.

The Cave Valley police report that about 6:30 pm, Garvey was walking along the Cave Valley road when she was hit by a Townace motor truck. The police were alerted and Garvey was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead. 

The driver of the motor truck allegedly fled the scene. However, the motor truck he was driving has been seized.

Investigations continue.

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