Christian Charles, the 27-year-old resident of Burrell Boom who was knocked down on April 15 has died. Charles was knocked down shortly after five o’clock that morning on the Burrell Boom Road where police found him.
Insp. Wilfred Ferrufino, CIB, Belize City:“Ladyville police visited the Burrell Boom Road where they observed the body of a male person in the road. That person was identified to be Christian Charles, a 27 year old Belize Laborer of Burrell Boom Village. He was seen with several scratches on his face and injuries to the face. Initial investigations revealed that he was walking on the road and was hit by a vehicle. Because of the injuries he sustained it is consistent with that of a road traffic accident. On the 23rd of April Mr.Charles succumbed to his injuries and he was pronounced dead by Dr.Cuellar. That matter is under investigation.”
No one has been arrested.