Heart Attack

Heart attack, not crash, killed driver

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.

Father Hezekiah died of massive heart attack

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.