Jamaica News, Manchester: 67-year-old Vermon Francis, of Middle Town Street in South Carolina, United States of America, died from injuries he received in a motor vehicle accident which occurred along a section of the Content main road in Manchester, on Wednesday, March 20.
Reports by the Kendal police are that about 7:00 p.m., Francis and other persons were traveling in a motor vehicle along the Content main road.
On reaching a section of the roadway, the driver of another vehicle which was traveling in the opposite direction, was in the process of overtaking a line of vehicles and came on a collision path with the vehicle being driven by Francis.
Francis swerved to avoid the collision and crashed into another vehicle, which was also traveling from the opposite directions.
Francis, along with the driver of the other car and the passengers traveling in his vehicle, all sustained injuries and were rushed to hospital, where Francis was pronounced dead. The other victims were admitted in serious conditions.