Police-constable Carl Anthony Bailey lost his life this morning at around 5:15 am along the P J Patterson Highway in a fatal accident east of the May Pen toll booth.
The 30-year-old constable was driving his blue Toyota motor-car along the highway when he allegedly lost control of the vehicle. The car hit the left embankment and overturned.
Constable Bailey was thrown from the vehicle and was run over by another vehicle and dragged for several meters. Reports indicate his head was severed from his body.
Three magazines containing 33 rounds were allegedly found at the scene. Up to the time of this reporting, the police had still not recovered his firearm.