The Police are investigating the death of Eckron Baptiste, a 26-year-old labourer of Rose Bank, who lost his life during an accident at Arnos Vale on Thursday about 11:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Dekie’s Auto Zone and Thomas Wholesale.

Reports are that Baptiste, the only occupant of the vehicle, was travelling to Kingstown from Calliaqua when the vehicle went out of control and crashed into a wall.

He died at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital.

A post mortem examination will be carried out on the deceased soon.

There have been eight fatal road accidents for 2015, which have resulted in 16 deaths.