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Commish vows to honour memory of traffic cop who died in Trelawny

Published:Tuesday | September 10, 2013 | 1:34 PM

Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington, has vowed to honour the memory of the traffic cop who died yesterday after being involved in a motor vehicle accident in Falmouth, Trelawny.

Constable Omar Elliott, was pursuing a motorist on Duke Street in the parish when the accident took place at the intersection of Peel Street.

In a statement this morning, Ellington said the members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force mourn the loss of Elliot, whose life has been cut short.

The Constable, who was driving a service motorcycle, was thrown from the vehicle when the driver of a Toyota Harrier motor car crashed into him.

The police say initial investigations suggest that the driver of the Harrier was negotiating a right turn at the intersection corner without due care.

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