A traffic incident claimed the life of a 27-year-old resident of Benque Viejo Town on Sunday. Police report that Neidy Noeli Cifuentes was driving a Hyundai Santa Fe along with two others when the traffic incident took place. Cifuentes died after five o’clock that same evening. ACP Jospeh Myvette provided information investigators have gathered so far on the incident.
ACP Joseph Myvette: On yesterday’s date shortly after midday Police responded to the scene of a traffic accident between Mile 71 and 72 on the George Price Highway where upon arrival a burgundy in color Hyundai Santa Fe was seen on the right hand side of the road with extensive damages. Upon Police arrival three persons were in the vehicle and were taken to the San Ignacio Community Hospital where the driver of the vehicle one Nadie Si Funetes 27 years old later succumb to her injuries whilst undergoing treatment. The initial stage of the investigation seem to be that she lost control of the vehicle.
The other two passengers survived the collision.