The Area One Police have been plunged into mourning as one of its most popular senior officers died in a motor vehicle accident just after 11- this morning.

Dead is Inspector Andrea Johnson of the Hanover Police Division.

Inspector Johnson died of injuries she sustained on the Anchovy main road in St James this morning.
Her vehicle reportedly went over a precipice in Long Hill.

Commanding officer for the St. James Police Division, Senior Superintendent, Derrick Champagnie says its a devastating loss for the Constabulary.

Derrick Champagnie, Head of the St. James Police.