A 35 year-old male is now dead, after he was hit by a motor vehicle at 16 Miles Rockstone Trail, Region 10. He has been identified as Orlando Fredricks.
According to a police report, Fredericks was lying on the road around 01:30 hrs, Monday morning, when he was run over by an unknown motor vehicle that drove away.
He was seen and picked up by public-spirited citizens in an unconscious condition and taken to the Linden Hospital Complex where he was seen and examined by a doctor on duty who pronounced him dead on arrival.
His body is presently at the Pensioners Mortuary awaiting post mortem examination.
Investigations are in progress.