Man Dead After Electrocution At Sangster International Airport


A St James man was electrocuted at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay this morning.

Dead is 28-year-old Triston Rose.

He worked for a local construction company.

Rose was electrocuted at the airport’s police post, at about 1:30 this morning. 

MBJ Airports Limited, in a statement today, says it’s been made aware of the tragic incident.

MBJ says they along with the authorities have commenced investigations into the incident.

The Airport also extended condolences to Mr Rose’s family and loved ones.

Efforts to get a comment from Rose’s employers today were unsuccessful. 


Neika Lewis is an award-winning journalist with over 7 years of experience across radio, tv and the print media. A CARIMAC alum, Neika copped the Prime Minister’s Youth award for journalism in 2017. Her reporting on a Jamaican pilot incarcerated in Qatar in 2015 led to his release. Neika hunts for human interest stories.

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