GT&T employee dies in motorcycle accident
Linden Guyana Telephone and Telegraph employee, Aaron Singh, 32, was pronounced dead on arrival at the Linden Hospital Complex around 15:30 hours yesterday.
According to reports the man was involved in an accident on the Soesdyke/Linden Highway in the vicinity of Obama Drive, Amelia’s Ward.
Singh, of Fair’s Rust Mackenzie, Linden, was hurled from a motorcycle he was riding at the time. The man who had borrowed his friend’s motor cycle was heading east along the Linden Highway in Amelia’s ward close to the Obama Drive junction when he rode into a pool of water on the road.
The bike skidded sending Singh crashing into four utility poles before he came to a stop. The man landed some thirty feet away from the point where he lost control of the bike.
The injured man was assisted by public spirited citizens to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. He is survived by his wife, Susan Singh, and his parents who also are from Fair’s Rust Linden.