Scooter accident in Orient Bay claims another life

Scooter accident in Orient  Bay claims another life

MARIGOT—A scooter rider was killed in Orient Bay on Friday evening, the Gendarmerie reported.

  According to the preliminary information at around 8:00pm the scooter was heading towards Orient Bay from the French Quarter direction on the RN7 and on entering Orient Bay the scooter rider clipped the wing mirror of a small truck coming in the opposite direction, that caused the rider to lose control of his scooter.

  The scooter rider, a 32-year-old man, was pronounced dead. He was not wearing a crash helmet, the Gendarmerie added.