A young man who was the passenger in a Corvette that was involved in a dramatic accident on Blackhead Road earlier this week, has passed away.
The RNC were called to the scene of the accident around noon on Wednesday, May 17.
The victim, who was thrown from the car, was a 27-year-old man from St. John’s.
The driver, a 22-year-old man remains in hospital in serious condition.
The Corvette was westbound on Blackhead Road, when it somehow lost control and flipped. Damage to the car was extensive. The cause of the accident is under investigation.