An inquest into the death of a Sarrot woman, who was hit by a vehicle on May 5, 2013, has found that it was “death by an unlawful act”.
Fredericka Ellick, 55, of Sarrot died from injuries she sustained from the accident, involving a grey Toyota Corolla motor car, registration number PJ6869.
The vehicle was at the time being driven by an off-duty police officer, Kurt Joseph, 28, of Millet, Anse La Raye.
Joseph was travelling along the Sarrot road when his vehicle came into contact with Ellick.
Magistrate Michelle Louis, who presided over the case, delivered her ruling today, July 28 at the Fist District Court in Castries.
The ruling has been forwarded to the Director of Public Prosecutions Victoria Charles Clarke for a decision.