Information received indicates motor car registration number PD 1924 driven by Dwight Mathurin of Grande Riviere, Dennery was travelling along the said road in the direction of Dennery. The driver lost control of his vehicle and slammed into a utility pole off the right side of the road. At the time the motor car had three occupants on board. They were Allison Anigille, Vernet Fernellon and the driver Dwight Mathurin of all whom are from Grande Riviere.
As a result of the impact, all occupants sustained injuries and were transported to the Victoria Hospital. Vernet Fernellon was pronounced dead on arrival. The other two occupants were treated and discharged.
The motor car received extensive damage.
A post mortem is scheduled at a later date to determine the cause of death for Vernet Fernellon.
An investigation into the matter is ongoing.