Well-known Guyanese businessman Martin ‘Tony’ Alphonso, of Alphonso Enterprises, has been injured outside his establishment in Fish Bay on the main island of Tortola.
Video clips sent to our newsroom moments ago shows the businessman face down on the ground. He appeared to be bleeding profusely from an injury to the face.
He was surrounded by onlookers, some of whom offered him assistance.
When BVI News contacted Police Information Officer Akia Thomas, she said: “I can confirm a report of an accident in Fish Bay after 3 pm today.”
“Details surrounding the accident are unclear. However, one male was transported to the Dr D Orlando Smith Hospital for treatment. The investigation is ongoing,” she further told our news centre.
She said she was not able to release the individual’s name at this time.
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