Motorcyclist dies in Georgetown crash

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Dead Eon Howard

Eon Howard, 48, of Lot 433 ‘B’ Field, Samaroo Street, South Sophia, Greater Georgetown was killed in an early-morning crash today.

The accident occurred sometime around 00:35 hrs on High Street, Werk-En-Rust, Georgetown, in the vicinity of Carnegie School of Home Economics.

According to the police, Howard was driving his motorcycle #CK 7303, at the time and was proceeding south on High Street at a fast rate of speed, when he lost control and ended up in a concrete drain located on the eastern side of the road.

As a result, he was pinned by the motorcycle. The motorcyclist was subsequently assisted out of the drain by public-spirited citizens and later examined and pronounced dead at the accident scene by a doctor from the Emergency Medical Service Unit.

Howard’s body was then taken to Memorial Funeral Home, awaiting post mortem examination with dissection.