Dead is Omotayo ‘Tayo’ Morrison of Toronto, Canada. Maninder ‘Mani’ Kaur, 24, a US citizen, has been admitted to hospital with serious head injuries.
Both were student doctors at Spartan Health Sciences University in Vieux Fort where they also resided.
The police report that the two were walking along the St Jude’s Highway on Saturday morning when they were hit by a vehicle driven by Caleb Antoine, 26, of La Ressource, Vieux Fort.
Morrison succumbed to head injuries on Saturday, while Kaur remains in stable condition.
The driver of the vehicle has been detained for questioning.