An accident in Barrackpore has claimed the life of a man.
Police reports suggest that shortly before 8pm on Tuesday the driver of a motor car collided with a man identified as 46-year-old Roland Rampersad along Roshard Road, Barrackpore.
Upon impact the man was thrown into the air and landed several feet away from the accident.
Police pronounced the man dead on the scene.
The driver of the motor car is assisting police with investigations.