Dexter Pollard, the 50-year-old school teacher who was found dead last Friday morning after his car crashed into a billboard, died from a heart attack.
An autopsy conducted yesterday found that Pollard suffered the heart attack before his car crashed into an advertising billboard along the Uriah Butler Highway near the Caroni overpass on Thursday night.
Pollard, was pulled from the vehicle on Friday morning. He had been dead for hours when fire officers finally were able to remove him from the wrecked car.
Former Chief of Staff at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex and chairman of the North-West Regional Health Authority, Dr Andy Bhagwandass has died.
Dr Bhagwandass died on Saturday from a heart attack. Medical sources say he passed away in his sleep. Dr Bhagwandass was only 47-years-old.
An autopsy on the body of Roman Catholic priest Father Reginald Hezekiah has confirmed that he died from a massive heart attack.
The examination was carried out in the US following the priest's sudden death on April 21st at the home of relatives in Florida.
Church officials say that while no date has been set for Father Hezekiah's body to be returned to this country, his relatives remain firm that the funeral will take place in Trinidad at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Independence Square.
May 3rd is the tentative date for the funeral.