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22-y-o biker dies after collision with JUTC bus

Published:Sunday | July 31, 2016 | 7:31 PM

Twenty-two-year-old Neish Freckleton of Gregory Park, St Catherine died as a result of injuries he received in a fatal collision on the Gregory Park main road yesterday.

Reports from the Caymanas police are that about 11:30 a.m., Freckleton was driving a Zhujuang motorcycle with a pillion aboard. On reaching a section of the roadway, it is alleged that he attempted to overtake a JUTC bus travelling in the same direction.

He purportedly lost control of the vehicle and collided in the rear section of the bus. Freckleton and the pillion were taken to hospital where Freckleton was pronounced dead and the pillion admitted in stable condition.