Last updated on October 17, 2015
Cancun, Q.R. – One man was left dead after his vehicle hit a lamp post along the highway between Cancun and Puerto Morelos.
The 27-year-old driver, who was the lone occupant, lost control of his car around 11:30 a.m. on Monday when he hit a lamp post in the meridian of the highway in the area of Moon Palace.
The impact from the Ranault, which was a company car, resulted in the lamp post being uprooted from its base.
Police say speed was likely a factor in the crash, however, they also said that the victim had stab wounds which were the cause of his death. Emergency rescue personnel were unable to revive him at the scene.