(Eleuthera, Bahamas) – Police are investigating a traffic accident that occurred in Eleuthera on Tuesday 5th February 2013, that has left a male visitor from the USA dead.

According to Police reports around 11:10pm a traffic accident occurred at Rainbow Bay, Queens Highway, Central Eleuthera, involving a blue 1999 Chevy Malibu vehicle that
was traveling north, driven by a resident, and a 1996 champagne Chevy Lumina SD vehicle that was traveling south (Driven by the deceased). The deceased succumbed to injuries received at the scene. The driver of the Malibu vehicle along with a male passenger is being treated at the local clinic for injuries received. Additionally, three (3) male passengers of the vehicle driven by the deceased are also being treated at the local clinic for injuries sustained.


A team of officers from the Traffic Department in New Providence will travel to Eleuthera later this morning to continue investigations into this matter.