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Jun 26, 2023

RTA on Lemonal Road Claims Juan Charlesworth’s Life

Hilberto Romero

A Notice of Intended Prosecution has been served on a bus driver after fatally knocking down a cyclist in Lemonal Village over the weekend.  Thirty-seven-year-old Juan Charlesworth lost his life on Saturday when he was ran over by a commuter bus driven by Elvis Dawson.  The tragic incident happened along the road leading to the community.  Here’s more from the police department.


ACP Hilberto Romero, Regional Commander, Eastern Division

“On Saturday, June 24th, 2023, police responded to a fatal road traffic accident at Lemonal Village.  Upon their arrival, they saw the motionless body of a male person identified as Juan Charlesworth, thirty-seven years old, of Scotland Half Moon.  Investigation reveals that he was riding a bicycle in the area when he was knocked down by a bus being driven at the time by Elvis Dawson.  A sketch plan was drawn and an NIP has been served.  A sample was obtained from Dawson for testing.  The body of Juan Charlesworth was taken to the KHMH where he was pronounced dead on arrival.  An investigation into this matter continues.”

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