A Corentyne man is dead after his motorcycle collided with a motorcar in the wee hours of Sunday along the Corriverton Public Road.
Dead is 26-year-old Vickram Basdeo of Lot 106, Number 71 Village, Corentyne, Berbice. The accident involved motorcar HC 9047.
MTV News Update understands that at about 00:10h, Basdeo was proceeding on the Corriverton Public Road at an alleged fast rate of speed on motorcycle CK 3356 when he lost control and collided with the motorcar.
As a result of the collision, the motorcyclist and pillion rider, who were both not wearing safety helmets, fell onto the roadways and received injuries on their bodies.
Basdeo and the pillion rider were picked up in an unconscious state and rushed to the Skeldon Public Hospital.
On arrival, the 26-year-old motorcyclist was pronounced dead, while the pillion rider was admitted to the male ward suffering from bodily injuries. The Investigations are continuing.