A Sarteneja resident lost his life in a road traffic incident on the Phillip Goldson Highway in the early hours of this morning. Our newsroom understands that at about twelve thirty this morning, twenty-two-year-old, Orlando Trejo was riding a motorcycle on the highway heading towards Corozal, when he collided into the back of a cane truck that was parked on the road with a punctured tire. Cane farmer, Victoriano Pott had parked on the side of the road to change the tire when suddenly he felt an impact. Upon inspection, he saw a man lying on the ground beside the truck. He then saw the motorcycle under the truck and immediately called the police. Trejo had multiple face and body injuries including a broken right leg. Police arrived at the scene but Trejo had already been transported to the Northern Regional Hospital. Trejo passed away upon arrival at the hospital. Pott was detained and escorted to the Police Station and is currently under investigation.