Alex Morton, 41-years-old, of Upper Ramsbury, Nevis, died from an apparent traffic accident last Saturday.

Last Saturday police responded to a call that someone who appeared to be dead was lying on the road in the vicinity of the Meade’s Guest House in Craddock Road. Inspector Hilroy Brandy of the Criminal Investigation Department (Charlestown Police Station) told the Observer that Morton was found lying in a pool of blood 100 feet from Meade’s Guest House.

“It seems as if a vehicle ran over his head,” said Brandy. The incident took place between 3:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

To date, the police have not received any information relating to his death and are seeking the assistance of the general public in the matter.

If anyone has information regarding the death of Alex Morton they are asked to contact the Criminal Investigation Department in Nevis at 469-5254 or the nearest Police Station.