Cole Bay, Sint Maarten – The Traffic Department is busy investigating a hit and run that occurred this morning at approximately 5:00am on Union Road in Cole Bay.
An unknown vehicle travelling at high speed knocked down a male pedestrian, who was walking on the side of the road. The accident occurred across from ACE Mega Center. The car was going towards the Marigot border when for unknown reasons, the driver knocked down the pedestrian.
The victim has been identified as Roy “Bobba” Flanders.
Police are asking for anyone who may have witnessed this accident to contact the Traffic Police at the Philipsburg police station or call 542-2222 and ask for the Traffic Department.
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