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Police investigating D'Angel's father's death

Published:Tuesday | August 9, 2016 | 8:28 PM
D'Angel ... "This is really hard for me because I wasn’t expecting this, he was never sick and to hear that he’s gone now, just like that, it’s really hard."

Clive Downer, father of dancehall artiste D'Angel died at hospital today from injuries he sustained after being hit by a motor vehicle yesterday.

The accident reportedly happened on the Old Harbour Main Road in St Catherine around 9:00 p.m.

Downer, who was 70 years old, succumbed at the Spanish town Hospital.

A distraught D'Angel whose real name is Michelle Downer told The Gleaner that her father was loving and supportive.

"This is really hard for me because I wasn’t expecting this, he was never sick and to hear that he’s gone now, just like that, it’s really hard."

The St Catherine police are investigating the incident.