Dr. Hubert Minnis Speaks with ZNS News this morning following the death of Charles Maynard
The FNM leader Dr Hubert Minnis, was in Abaco at the time of Charles' death but was not at the scene. Dr Minnis was called and gave some verbal directions in an effort to try and revive Charles, but it was unsuccessful.
Photos of Charles Maynard
FREE National movement chairman Charles Maynard died suddenly in Abaco early this morning. Mr. Maynard was 42-years-old.
According to reports, he was campaigning in North Abaco in preparation for the upcoming by-election when he collapsed at the side of the road.
He was taken to the Treasure Key Clinic where he was unresponsive. The Tribune understands that Mr.Maynard's family is on the way to Abaco.
Former prime minister and FNM leader Hubert Ingraham released a statement early this morning saying:
"I was greatly saddened to learn of the tragically premature passing of Charles Maynard, Chairman of the Free National Movement.