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Three killed in separate car crashes

Published:Sunday | March 30, 2014 | 5:40 PM

At least three people were killed in motor vehicle crashes between yesterday and this morning.



In the latest incident, a man was killed and two others injured in a motor vehicle crash along the Retreat main road, shortly after 6 a.m. this morning.



The dead man has been identified as 20-year-old Delano McFarlane of Bessie Baker district, Hanover.



The Savanna-la-Mar police say McFarlane was a passenger in a Toyota Corolla motor car when the driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle and it crashed into a utility pole.



All three occupants were taken to hospital, where McFarlane died while being treated.



The driver and a female passenger were admitted in serious condition.



And last night two people were killed in a motor vehicle crash along the Prospect main road in St Mary.



The victims have been identified as 45-year-old Caswell Baylis, of Donhead Avenue in St Andrew and 35-year-old Marsha Singh of Honeyhill Close, also in St Andrew.



The Prospect police say sometime after 9:00 p.m., the two were in a Toyota Corolla motor car heading towards Ocho Rios when the driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle and crashed into metal barriers on the side of the road.



Baylis was pronounced dead on arrival at hospital while Singh succumbed to her injuries during treatment.



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