Wed | Sep 18, 2019

2-y-o killed in St James hit and run, another hospitalised

Published:Wednesday | April 24, 2019 | 9:43 AM

Detectives assigned to the St James Police Division are probing the circumstances surrounding the death of a two-year-old girl and the injury of another on the Howard Cooke Highway in Montego Bay in the parish on Tuesday.

The deceased has been identified as two-year-old Sasha-Gay Dennis of Jonh’s Hall, Montego Bay, St James.

The police report that about 6:50 p.m., Sasha-Gay and another child were in the process of crossing the roadway when they were hit by a Nissan Note motor car that did not stop.

Both girls sustained multiple injuries and were taken to hospital where Sasha-Gay was pronounced dead and the other girl was admitted for treatment.

Police investigators are asking anyone with information to contact the Montego Bay Police at 876-953-6191, Police 119 emergency number or the nearest police station.

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