Wed | Sep 19, 2018

East Kingston crash victim identified

Published:Wednesday | September 12, 2018 | 10:12 AM

The police have identified the victim of yesterday's crash along the Sir Florizel Glasspole Highway in Kingston.

He is 20-year-old Shem Cole of Wellington Drive, Kingston 5.

According to the Harbour View Police, about 2:25 p.m Cole was travelling westerly in a Toyota Corolla motor vehicle when the driver of the motor vehicle allegedly lost control of car.

The motor vehicle reportedly then hit a median and flipped over to the other side of the roadway and into the path of a Jamaica Urban Transit (JUTC) bus.

The police say the occupants of the motor vehicle were taken to hospital where Cole was pronounced dead and three others admitted.

The driver of the JUTC bus escaped serious injury. 

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