Dead is Laikram Singh of lot 175 Block D Bath Settlement, West Coast Berbice.
According to police, at around 18:30 hrs on Sunday last, the now deceased man was attempting to cross the Bath Settlement Public Road, when mini-bus BVV 2961 reportedly slammed into him.
Singh sustained severe injuries and was rushed to the Fort Wellington Hospital. He subsequently died while receiving treatment.
The driver of the mini-bus was reportedly not under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident. However, he remains in police custody as investigations continue.