Police are investigating a fatal accident which occurred about 15:10hrs. today at Pearl, East Bank Demerara, which resulted in the death of Ameer Hussein 45 years of Yarrowkabra, Linden Highway.
Initial police investigation revealed that minibus registration number BNN 9334 was proceeding south along Pearl Public Road and while negotiating a turn, collided with a pedestrian (Hussein) who allegedly ran from the eastern side of the road.
He was taken to the Diamond Diagnostic Center, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
The driver a 33 year old of Soesdyke, East Bank Demerara, is in custody assisting with this investigation.