Businessman injured in ‘hit and run’ accident in Couva

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 07:00

A businessman is now warded in a stable condition at the San Fernando General Hospital, following a ‘hit and run’ accident, which occurred at around 9:45 pm on Friday 12th October, 2018.

The supermarket owner, a Chinese national of Dow Village, California was attempting to cross the Southern Main Road in the vicinity of Junon Street, Mc Bean, Couva, when a dark coloured motor vehicle came into contact with the victim and failed to stop.

Police say the make and model of the vehicle remain unknown.

The victim sustained several injuries and was taken to the Couva Medical Health Facility, where he was treated and transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital, where he remains warded. 

Anyone with information on the incident is advised to contact police by dialing 999, 800-TIPS, 555 or by text/WhatsApp at 482-GARY(4279).