Police in Gibson Corner where a pedestrian died after being struck by an omnibus in November 2017. Motor accidents involving pedestrians are on the increase in SVG.

A Gibson Corner man died on his way to hospital after being struck by a minivan in the West Kingstown community Wednesday afternoon.

Dead is 56-year-old Kenrick Ince.

He was struck by minivan H 9379 on the Gibson Corner main road around 2 p.m.

The minivan, which plies the Campden Park-Kingstown route, was driven by its owner, Glaymore Allen of Old Montrose.

Ince’s death brings the road fatality count in St. Vincent and the Grenadines this year to four, according to police statistics.

There were seven road fatalities in SVG in 2016 and 25 in 2015.