Woman dies in traffic accident in OW

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Updated: May 26, 2016

A woman is dead and two others injured as a result of road traffic accident that occurred on Wednesday in Orange Walk Town. According to Police, sometime after four o’clock yesterday evening, 55-year-old Elba Concepcion Gongora was driving a four door KIA Sportage from August Pine Ride to San Felipe Village when she lost control of the vehicle and overturned. Gongora suffered head injuries and died on the scene. Travelling with her at the time were 47-year-old Luis Briceno Senior and 36-year-old Amalia Cocom. Briceno suffered a fractured right foot while Cocom received abrasion to the right leg, foot and complained of pain to the right side of her body. The vehicle was extensively damaged.