A 25-year-old man died in an accident on the Welches, St Thomas,2a section of the Ronald Mapp Highway last night.

lawmen identified the victim as  Anthony Brathwaite of Mills Apartments, Piton Road, St James who was the lone occupant in a Kia Cerato which slammed into the jersey barriers and burst into flames around 9:50pm.

He perished in the fire which engulfed the vehicle.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have seen this accident around 9:50 p.m. to contact District A Police Station at 4307242.