St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN); The driver of the bus involved in the fatal pedestrian accident on the Frigate Bay road on Friday morning has been released without charge while police continue their investigations into the incident.
According to initial police investigations, at around 4:45 am April 7, motor bus P8282 was travelling from Basseterre towards Frigate Bay when it struck Charles Ashleigh Browne, a pedestrian walking towards Basseterre on the Half Moon Bay side of the road. Mr. Browne, a Soho resident on his way home from work as a security guard in the Frigate Bay area, succumbed to the injuries of the impact at the scene.
The bus driver was taken into custody at the scene.
An autopsy concluded that the accident victim died as a result of shock and hemorrhage from severe chest injuries.