Published On: Sun, Nov 11th, 2018

Female dies during traffic accident

Fatal traffic accident with quad - 20181111

PHILIPSBURG — Police patrols, Paramedics and Police Traffic Department on Sunday November 11th at approximately 08.35 a.m. were sent to Sucker Garden Road in the vicinity of the York’s property to investigate a traffic accident involving a four-wheeler with license plate R-189 ridden by a female. On the scene paramedics attended to the 18 year old victim identified with M.C.S. and transported her to the Sint Maarten Medical Center for further treatment but shortly after was pronounced dead. The victim died of the injuries she sustained during the accident. According to witnesses the victim lost control of the four-wheeler while traveling up the hill at Upper Princess Quarter. The vehicle drove off the road, overturned and landed on the victim. The Police  Traffic Department is investigating to determine that exact cause of the accident.