An elderly man was reportedly crushed to death by a truck early this morning (Thursday), at Parika, East Bank Essequibo.
The accident happened at around 8:15h, a short distance away from the first Koker.
According to eyewitness, the man, who is yet to be identified, was riding a bicycle at the time of the accident. The truck was heading towards Parika Junction.
Police were summoned to scene of the accident and are investigating.
More details in the Friday, September 13, 2019 edition of the Guyana Times.