Ambulance rushes to ACCC after GECOM staff collapses

The ambulance at the recount site

A female employee of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) this morning collapsed at the recount venue – the Arthur Chung Conference Centre.

The woman was found unconscious in a washroom in the building.

She was escorted by an ambulance for medical treatment. According to reports the woman, who is 47-years-old, suffers from a medical complication which could explain why she fainted.

More details in a subsequent report.