Police investigate Andros traffic fatality

Police on the island of Andros are investigating a traffic accident that occurred on Sunday, April 14, 2019, which claimed the life of an adult female.

This latest incident pushed the country’s traffic fatality count to 20 for 2019.

According to police reports, shortly before 6:00p.m. on Sunday, a Caucasian female was driving a dark-coloured SUV on Summer Set Beach Road in Fresh Creek, Andros when she lost control of the vehicle.

Police said the vehicle ran off the road, burst into flames and the female succumbed to her injuries on the scene.

Officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force Traffic Department in New Providence travelled to Fresh Creek, Andros on Monday to continue their investigations.