Police are investigating an accident that occurred yesterday on the Annandale Public Road, East Coast Demerara at around 12:50hrs involving. motor lorry #GWW 6076 driven by Rafman Juman age 35 years of Good Hope East Coast Demerara, and motorcar #HC 7123 driven by Ijaz Gafors age 33 years of Hope West Enmore East Coast Demerara
Police inquiries disclosed that motor lorry #GWW 6076 was proceedings west along the southern side of the said road when it is alleged by the driver that motorcar #HC 7123 was proceedings east along the northern side of the said road at a fast rate of speed and lost control of the said vehicle.
The motorcar collided into the right side front of motor lorry #GWW 6076 and as a result of the collision, both vehicles were damaged. The driver of motorcar #HC 7123 received injuries about his body.
The motorcar driver was rescued by the driver of the motor lorry along with public-spirited citizens in a conscious state and taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital where he was seen and examined by a doctor on duty, treated and admitted a patient in the said institution suffering from a fractured rib.
Notice of intended prosecution served after a breathalyzer test was conducted on the driver of the motor lorry. No trace of alcohol was found in his breath.