Teen dies, 1 critical after motorcycle crashes into tractor at Wakenaam

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Mohammed Khan

A teenager is now dead following an accident which occurred on Tuesday at Friendship Public Road, Wakenaam, Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara).

This publication understands that at around 21:45hrs, a motorcycle crashed into a tractor, causing both the rider and pillion rider of the bike to receive injuries about their bodies.

The rider, a 16-year-old identified as Mohammed Khan, reportedly died on arrival at the hospital.

The police previously disclosed that the 21-year-old pillion rider, Vikash Singh, succumbed to his injuries today, however, in an updated statement, the Force said the man is still alive but in a critical condition.

Reports are that the motorcycle was traversing at a fast rate of speed, which caused the young rider to lose control and crash into the tracto