The police have confirmed reports of a fatal collision involving an 18-year-old female student in St Mary on Sunday morning.
The student died from injuries she sustained when a motor vehicle in which she was traveling crashed on the Gully Road in Oracabessa in the parish.
The deceased has been identified as Abigail Angus, who is a student at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona.
Reports from the Oracabessa police are that about 4:20 a.m., Angus was a passenger in an SUV motor truck, when the driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle, which crashed into a tree.
Angus was rushed to the hospital, where she died while undergoing treatment.
The Oracabessa police are investigating the incident.