26-year-old nephew of House Speaker Barry Sinanan is the
latest road fatality. Matthew Sinanan, of Norman Tang Street,
Vistabella, died at around midnight on Saturday after he
lost control of his car and slammed into a lightpole on
the Solomon Hochoy Highway, near Mid Centre Mall, Chaguanas.
Police say Sinanan was proceeding north along the highway
when he picked up a skid and slammed into a light pole.
He was the son of prominent South doctor Joel Sinanan.
Dr Sinanan is also the owner of Sinanan Drugs and former
vice-chairman of the South West Regional Health Authority.
Relatives refused to speak to the media yesterday.
PC Deoraj of the Chaguanas CID is continuing investigations.
In an unrelated accident, police are continuing investigations
into the death of United States resident Renaldo Hargrave
who died in a hit-and-run on Ariapita Avenue, Woodbrook.
Police said, Hargrave, 68, was crossing in front of a bar
at around 9 pm on Friday when he was hit by the car which
reportedly did not stop.
And Traffic Branch officers are also probing the circumstances
under which Ricky Mohammed, 55, was knocked down and killed.
Reports said Mohammed was hit at around 7 pm on Friday while
crossing Beetham Highway.