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Pastor dies, wife injured in Clarendon crash

Published:Monday | May 9, 2016 | 5:03 PM
Fire personnel try to remove the body of the pastor from the mangled car.

Shanique Samuels, Gleaner Writer

Sixty-four-year-old Clarendon pastor Leon Brown was killed on Monday afternoon and his wife seriously injured in a motor vehicle crash along the Clarendon Park Main Road.

The pastor was killed around 1:20 pm, after a truck slammed into the Toyota Corolla he was driving.

Brown had just driven out of a gas station where he had stopped to buy petrol when the crash occurred.

Brown, the pastor of the Bethel Gospel Hall in Mocho died on the spot while his wife has since been hospitalised.