A young policeman was tragically yesteday morning at Leguan.
Police Constable 23238, 20-year-old Shaqiel Woolford, was proceeding east along the road on Motor cycle CH1860 when another motor cycle bearing registration number, CH4564 driven by a 44-yr. old Phoenix, Leguan resident, rode out of a yard from a northern direction into the path of the policeman and collided.
Constable Woolford was thrown to the ground and received injuries to his face and head.
He was rushed to the Leguan Cottage Hospital in a conscious state where he was treated and referred to the West Demerara Hospital but succumbed on his way to that institution.
A post mortem examination will be performed on his remains this week.