The mother of prominent Attorney-at-Law and Chairman of the Alliance For Change (AFC), Nigel Hughes died Sunday as a result of a road accident Saturday night, according to a party spokesman
She is Christobel Hughes, said to be in her early 80s.
AFC Spokesman Imran Khan said the accident occurred on Middleton Street as she was returning to her Subryanville home after a function.
She was at the time in a vehicle driven by another son, Stuart.
Sources said another vehicle, driven by an intoxicated person, slammed into the vehicle that was occupied by the Hughes.
Stuart was not badly affected by the mishap.