Gasparillo man dies after being hit by car

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Gasparillo man dies after being hit by car

A Gasparillo man was knocked over by a pick-up truck on Saturday.

The victim has been identified as 43-year-old Shawn Sieunarinesingh, of Ramdass Street, Gasparillo.

Reports state that around 1.10 pm, a 56-year-old assistant Superintendent SRP, from Claxton Bay was driving his Nissan Frontier along Bonne Aventure Road, Gasparillo, when on reaching Ramdass Street junction, Sieunarinesingh began crossing the road in a northerly direction.

The vehicle collided with Sieunarinesingh, knocking him unconscious.

He was rushed to the San Fernando General Hospital but died while undergoing treatment.