Thursday, February 22, 2018

Maloney man dies in crash

THE road fatality figure increased by one yesterday when a 29-year-old Maloney man died after the car he was driving slammed into another vehicle.

According to police reports, around 1 p.m., Joel Joseph was driving east along Madras Road, Cunupia when he overtook a line of vehicles and crashed head-on into another vehicle.

He died on the spot.

His death pushed the road fatality toll to 157 for the year, according to an Express count.