Tour Operator/Radio DJ passes away after accident
Marvin Deras, thirty-seven year old radio DJ and Eco-tours operator, is dead after an accident that happened over a week ago. On Saturday August seventh, sometime around three in the morning, Deras was driving on the Northern Highway, when his SUV collided into another vehicle driven by forty-seven year old Lyndon Guiseppi. When Ladyville Police visited the scene, they observed both vehicles extensively damaged. At the time of the incident, it was reported that Deras suffered a broken leg and abrasions to the head. Both men were transported to the Belize Medical Associates. But on Monday August fifteenth around eleven a.m., Deras succumbed to his injuries while undergoing treatment. According to the police report, Guiseppi, a Trinidadian National, was served with a notice of intended prosecution. The case has been forwarded to the office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.