A Beetham resident is this country’s latest road fatality.
Reports are that early this morning, the man was seen to be running along the eastbound lane along Beetham Highway when he was struck by a vehicle. His body was thrown into the air before landing on the ground. He died at the scene. Reports indicate that the driver of the vehicle stopped to offer assistance.
Relatives have been contacted but are yet to confirm the victim’s identity.
Investigations are continuing.