Well known car dealer and mechanic, 42 year old Corozal Town resident Sostenes Tamay Jr., was the victim of a fatal traffic accident yesterday in Houston, Northwest Harris County.
As mentioned last night, at around 8:30 yesterday morning Tamay was traveling in this black Nissan Xterra driven at the time by Lenox Young better known as DJ Tambran when upon coming out of a junk yard on highway 249 a Black pickup truck collided into the driver side of the Xterra killing Tamay on the spot.
Also traveling in the Xterra at the time of the incident was 55 year old retired Superintendent Amin August from the Cayo District.
Currently friends of Tamay in the U.S. are raising funds for his body to be transported back to Belize for proper burial. Here in Belize family members are also raising funds and anyone who is willing to assist is asked to deposit their contribution at Atlantic Bank account number 200650067 in the name of Sostenes Tamay Jr. or contact his wife Esmeralda Tamay at cell number 661-4105.