A minibus driver died today, September 19, while commuting his normal route from Vieux Fort to Soufriere.
Reports are that Leslie Thomas, 42, also known as Snowflakes, began sweating profusely and requested the assistance of a passenger in transporting him to the hospital.
According to officials at the Soufriere Fire Station they received a call at about 7:00a.m that Thomas was in need of medical assistance.
Emergency services responded to the nearest location of the bus and transported Thomas to the St. Jude Hospital.
It is unclear at this time what may have led to his demise. However, relatives said that Thomas suffered from a long history of hypertension.