PHILIPSBURG - On Sunday, September 3rd at approximately 3.10 a.m. the Emergency Dispatch received a call of a serious accident which took place on the A. J.C. Brouwers road involving one car with license-plate and which was lying on its side.
The paramedics and Police Traffic Department were immediately sent to the scene to investigate. The driver identified as S.R.A. (21) who was treated on the scene by paramedics was pronounced dead on his arrival at the Sint Maarten Medical Center.
The traffic investigation indicated that the victim lost control of the vehicle and then slammed into a light pole causing the vehicle to overturn and throwing him from the vehicle causing his death. (Sint Maarten Police Force)