Monday 14 October, 2019

Shocking details emerge about Shedden Road Crash, victim critical

In an update from the RCIPS on Wednesday, the policing service revealed that the crash which occurred on Shedden Road may have been as a result of a physical altercation between a group of men.

Contrary to an earlier report by the police service, the crash happened last night around 9:45PM when a man was struck by a car.

According to reports on social media the victim was allegedly intentionally run over by another after they were involved in an altercation.

It is an altercation confirmed by police, who revealed that they along with emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to a report of a fight that took place on Shedden Road in the vicinity of Martin Drive in George Town

The police further revealed that,” it is believed that the incident took place among several men, one of whom is believed to have had a machete”.

One man involved received a laceration to the head during the altercation and fled the location.

He was later struck by a car on Shedden Road.

The victim is in critical condition.

Police say an investigation has been launched into this matter, which resulted in Shedden Road being blocked this morning as investigations were carried out.

At 8:40AM this morning a 46-year-old man of George Town turned himself into police in connection with this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the George Town Police.





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