Saturday, January 20, 2018

Cop killed in highway crash

...colleague critically injured

The vehicle in which


A police constable died in an early morning crash along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway on Monday.

Another officer was seriously injured and is being treated at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.

PC Shaquille Mondesir, 21, was travelling in a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) along the highway when the vehicle skidded off the wet road and overturned several times.

The incident occurred near the Courts Megastore, Barataria, at around 2a.m.

Mondesir was thrown from the vehicle and died at the scene.

His colleague, who was identified as constable Horsford, was also thrown from the vehicle.

The Express was unable to confirm whether the men were on duty when the accident happened.