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Apr 19, 2021

Teenager Dies after Falling from Golf Cart

Hilberto Romero

Eighteen-year-old Bianca Reyes died on Friday night after she fell from a golf cart in San Pedro Town.  Just before midnight, the San Mateo resident was travelling on a golf cart driven by Miriam Rodriguez who lost control of the motor vehicle. Reyes sustained head and bodily injuries. She was transported to the polyclinic on the island, but succumbed while receiving treatment. Senior Superintendent Hilberto Romero gives details.

 

Sr. Supt. Hilberto Romero, Deputy Head, National Crimes Investigation Branch

“The visited the San Pedro Polyclinic where they found the lifeless body of Bianca Reyes, eighteen years, who had received injuries as a result of the road traffic accident. Information is that she was a passenger on a golf cart being driven by Miriam Rodriguez who lost control and as a result she received the fatal injuries. Miriam Rodriguez was detained and has been charged for manslaughter by negligence and other charges. She was also charged for driving with alcohol concentration above the prescribed limit.”

 

Reporter

“Anybody else was injured?”

 

Sr. Supt. Hilberto Romero

“Two other persons were injured and they are presently stable.”


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