An Aranguez man was killed while crossing the Churchill Roosevelt Highway
last evening, once again raising the already high death toll.
57 year old Amrit Basdeo of Choo Choo road, Aranguez South was hit by a
white wingroad wagon.
It is reported that around half past eight, Basdeo was crossing the west
bound lane of the highway, not far from his home when he was hit by the
vehicle, Basdeo died on the scene.
Police reports say that the car was being driven by a St. James resident.
Basdeo’s relatives say that his car was being repaired, which is why he was
walking along the highway last evening.