SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten – The Police Traffic Department is investigating a traffic accident which occurred on Monday October 1 st on Welfare Road in the vicinity of Market Garden at approximately 01.25 a.m.
The accident was between a private vehicle with license plate M-667 and a scooter without license plate.
The scooter impacted the rear passenger door the private vehicle which drove out of the parking area on the Welfare road.
As a result of the accident the scooter rider suffered a wound to his head. He was treated on the scene by paramedics and then taken to the Sint Maarten medical center for further treatment.