Jamaica News, Kingston: A 75-year-old street sweeper lost is life in a motor vehicle accident which occurred along a section of the Waltham Park Road, in Kingston 13 on Tuesday, February 13.
Dead is Donald Gayle of a Freeman Lane address, also in Kingston 13.
Reports by the Hunts Bay police are that about 5:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Gayle was sweeping a section of the Waltham Park Road when the driver of a 2010 Volvo motor truck, who was traveling towards Spanish Town, swerved to avoid colliding with another vehicle and ran him over.
Gayle sustained head and body injuries, and was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the ill-fated vehicle has since been warned for prosecution.