Ramlal Matadeen was returning from delivering a wedding invitation to his nephew when tragedy struck.
Reports indicate that Matadeen was heading south along the Solomon Hochoy Highway when he collided with a car travelling in the wrong direction on the one-way road.
He died on the scene.
Matadeen’s 71-year-old father was also in the car and is currently warded at the San Fernando General Hospital nursing injuries sustained from the crash.
Ramlal said Matadeen’s father was a patient at the San Fernando General Hospital, having sustained head injuries, broken ribs and a broken collar bone.
The driver of the other vehicle was also hospitalised.