Siparia Police are investigating the death of a 44-year-old man, who was killed this morning by a hiab crane while walking along the road in Syne Village, Siparia.
The victim has been identified as Rodney Ramsundar, of Syne Village.
Shortly after 7 am, a driver of Mohess Road, Penal, was driving a hiab crane truck along the SS Erin Road, heading in the direction of Penal.
However, on reaching Victor Street, the hiab came loose and flung open, striking Ramsundar. He died on the scene.
The driver is being questioned by the police.