Teacher Isaac Nicholi died in an unusual incident over the weekend. It happened in the New Land Community in the Corozal District when he and another person were on a horse and carriage. Inspector Wilfred Ferrufino explained.
Insp. Wilfredo Ferrufino, CIB, Belize City: “From what police have been able to understand is that Mr.Nicolay and one Mr.Banman were in a horse and carriage travelling in the community when for some reason the horse that they were travelling with became frantic while pulling the carriage the horse became frantic and ended up in a drain with water. The carriage fell on top of Mr.Nicolay and he was submerged under water. Efforts were made to try to take him out however they were unsuccessful and he died on the scene.”
Nicholi was thirty eight years old.