The black series continues. A man aged 62 passed away on Saturday November 5 after being hit by a taxi driver on the previous day. This brings the number of victims of road accidents since the beginning of the year to 118.
The accident occurred around 20:45 PM on Friday November 4, on the main road of Trou d’Eau Douce. While crossing the road, the local resident was knocked down by a taxi driver, who also lives in the area. The breath test performed on the resident of Camp Toraub, 50, was negative.
Wounded, the sexagenarian was rushed to the Flacq Hospital. But around 4:30 AM on the next morning, he died. The autopsy attributed the death to a brain arrest.