A traffic incident between miles 6 and 7 on Placencia Road on Sunday left one person dead. 76-year-old Amado Vega Galindo was on his motorcycle when he reportedly collided with a Mazda Tribute. Police Press Officer ASP Fitzroy Yearwood briefed the media.
ASP. Fitrzory Yearwood, Public Relations, Belize Police Department: “The information so far is that Galindo was driving his motorbike when he made an attempt to overtake a Tribute and was not in a clear path where the Tribute may have clipped his motorbike and he ended up suffering from head and body injuries and he died on the spot. He was transported to the Palencia polyclinic where he was pronounced dead.”