Man dies in scooter accident in Marigot

MARIGOT–A fatal accident occurred on Rue de Hollande, Marigot, at 11:00am Saturday during which a scooter rider lost his life.
According to the preliminary elements of the investigation, the scooter rider, age in his 40s, was wearing a helmet. However, he was overtaking at speed between cars travelling in both directions when a car up ahead suddenly changed direction, causing the scooter to collide with the vehicle head-on.

Despite the intervention of emergency services, the victim succumbed to his injuries. An investigation into the exact cause of the accident has been opened by the Gendarmerie brigade of Marigot.

Source: The Daily Herald