This accident took place on the edge of my community. Our condolences go out to the family of Lacy-Ann. I knew her quite well as she was an old customer back in the days when I operated a video store. Then, she attended William Knibb Memorial High School.
TRELAWNY, Jamaica – The police have identified the woman who was this morning killed as a result of a motor vehicle crash along a section of the Northern Coastal Highway in the vicinity of Hague, Trelawny, as Lacy-Ann Whyte, a 31- year-old- businesswoman of Race Course in the parish.
Reports are that about 4:00 am, a Mercedes Benz motorcar was heading towards Falmouth along the roadway when it crashed into the back of a parked tractor trailer on the soft- shoulder of the roadway, before ending up in a bus shed.
Whyte reportedly died at the scene on the impact, while the driver of the high-end vehicle, was taken to the nearby Falmouth Public General Hospital, where he is said to be in a serious condition.