The Police are investigating a vehicular accident that claimed the life of Stedroy Sturge of Barnes Ghaut, Nevis.
The incident occurred on December 2nd, 2023, between 6:45 PM and 7:45 PM along the bypass road near Occasions on Nevis.
Initial investigations indicate that Mr Sturge was travelling along the bypass road when he lost control of his vehicle which collided with a utility pole and overturned off the road.
Mr Sturge was thrown from the vehicle and his passenger, Rasheed Forbes of Barnes Ghaut, Nevis, sustained injuries and was transported to the Alexandra Hospital via ambulance.
Mr Sturge was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The Crime Scene Unit of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) processed the scene.
The RSCNPF expresses its sincere condolences to those affected by this incident.
The public will be kept appropriately informed of developments as the investigation progresses.