Weekend Killer On Our Roads
5 June 2012 - The Défi Media Group
Two accidents causing loss of life were recorded in Medina Camp de Masque and Floreal.
The victims, two motorcyclists, are Suraj Tahal, 55, derived from Clemencia, and Hans Gowaneea Marie Baptiste, 29, lives in Curepipe, respectively. The first died Saturday while the second died in Curepipe in the wee hours of the morning Sunday.
"What has exactly happened on the road Sivananda, Sunday? "That's the question facing the relatives of Hans Gowaneea. The young man who dreamed of traveling, had left home at a late hour without explanation of its purpose.
He hopped on the motorcycle of his brother, a Suzuki 125 red, before hitting the road. According to the first cross, Hans, who worked in a travel agency as 'Reservation Consultant', out of Curepipe.
A black Chevrolet Cruz rode in the opposite direction. It is at the junction of the road Sivananda, in Floreal, on traffic lights that the tragedy occurred. The car hit the motorcycle Hans on the right flank. The latter was projected on the windshield of the car before ending up on the asphalt to several meters. The violence of the impact, the air bags in the car were activated.
Police Floreal was mended on site. The driver of the vehicle, aged about twenty years, a resident of Belle Rose, was submitted to a breath test which proved negative. The victim was rushed to Victoria Hospital, Candos.
A few hours later he passed away. An autopsy by Dr. Maxwell Monvoisin attributed the death of the young man to a fractured skull. Taken to the police station, the young driver explained that the car belongs to his boss. To justify himself, he explained that the intersection, the lights were gone green. He then continued driving. The victim would have appeared from nowhere, "iron nanier pane cellar," he lamented. He appeared before the Court Bail and Remand (BRC) on the same day under a provisional charge of manslaughter. He appeared again on Monday to give security. Police opened an investigation to shed light on this accident.
Side of the family of Hans, this sudden disappearance is a tragedy. The victim, a bachelor, was appreciated by all, had a sister. He dreamed of traveling around Europe. "He had plans to travel. He dreamed of visiting France, Switzerland, 'says an uncle of the victim. For a year, Hans worked in a travel company owned by a family member. Hans is described as a hard working hard. "This Sunday, says his cousin, he had to go to the movies, but fate has decided otherwise. "The young man's funeral will take place on Monday.
Suresh Tahal suffered the same fate. Aged 55, this inhabitant of Clemencia, was hit Saturday morning in Medina Camp de Masque by a minibus driven by VC, 51. The fifties was a motorcycle. The police of the locality has been advised of the accident. Taken to hospital, Suresh passed away shortly after. The driver temporarily charged for manslaughter was submitted to a breath test which proved negative.