SECOND ROAD FATALITY IN BARBADOS FOR 2014 IS TEENAGER, NEAR RENDEZVOUS
A serious accident occurred about 1:45 am on Sunday, January 26, 2014 on Rendezvous Road, near to its junction with Amity Lodge, Christ Church, resulting in the death of Xavier Mansour, 18 years of Blue Waters, Rockley, Christ Church.
Xavier Monsour was the driver of one of the two vehicles that were involved in the accident. He was extricated from his badly damaged vehicle by members of the Barbados Fire Service using the jaws-of-life. The other vehicle was driven by Franco Diamanti, 45 years of Simmons Land, Christ Church. They were transported to the QEH by ambulances, where Monsour later died. Diamanti received a broken right foot, a broken left pelvis, broken left ankle, and a gash to his forehead. He is currently hospitalized.
This is the second road fatality for the year. The Force is appealing to all road users to exercise greater caution. Investigations are continuing.