Jamaica News, St Catherine: Pedal Cyclist Killed – A pedal cyclist lost his life following his involvement in a motor vehicle accident which occurred along a section of the Linstead Bypass in St Catherine, on Thursday night, March 14.
The deceased has been identified as 37-year-old Owen Sharpe, a mason of Rosemount district, also in Linstead.
Reports by the police are that about 7:30 p.m., on Thursday, Sharpe was riding a bicycle along a section of the Linstead Bypass.
On reaching a section of the roadway, the driver of a Toyota motor truck which was traveling in the opposite direction, attempted to go around a corner, and he lost control of the vehicle which crashed into Sharpe.
The police were summoned and Sharpe who sustained multiple head injuries was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The truck driver has since been warned for prosecution.