Brac smash victim cut from wreck

| 05/07/2016 | 12 Comments

Cayman News Service(CNS): A 52-year-old woman who was driving a Suzuki Cultus was trapped in her car Saturday evening following a head-on collision on Cayman Brac. The smash happened at around 7:30pm, when a Chevy Silverado and the Suzuki crashed on South Side Road. The woman, a teacher on the island, was cut from the vehicle by fire officers, having sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries. The 24-year-old man driving the Silverado was arrested for failing to provide a specimen after his release from the hospital and he is now on police bail. The woman was airlifted by Cayman Airways for treatment to the Health City Cayman Islands facility in East End, where she remains.

Anyone with information about this accident is asked to call the Traffic Management Unit at 649-6254.  Anonymous tips can be provided via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online here.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    I may have this wrong but I thought that Health City had no A and E. Also, GT hospital is closer to the airport so… why?

    • Anonymous says:

      Health City has surgeons which can deal with severe orthopaedic trauma. Trauma which HSA is not equipped currently equip to manage.

  2. Sara says:


    What does Nationality have to do with a Motor Vehicle Accident?

    I think its best we question your intelligence instead…

    • Anonymous says:

      Nothing but it has a lot to do with the way stories are reported, work it out.I will not question Sara’s intelligence as I have no desire to insult contributors like she does.

  3. Anonymous says:

    Not sure what the nationalities of the drivers has to do with this. But to enlighten those who seem to think that it does matter. The female driver is of Jamaican nationality and the male driver is a Caymanian. Just saying.

    • Anonymous says:

      Caymanian fireman to be a little more accurate

      • Anonymous says:

        Frequents the bar but never knew him as someone that sped and drove reckless. Just a bad accident. Lord help them both. Sad..

        • Anonymous says:

          Just a bad accident???? Really???? There is so much stupidness in the Brac because family defends family no matter what they done wrong.

  4. Anonymous says:

    I wonder who was to blame and why no nationalities are given.

    • Anonymous says:

      Let me help you, It was a Caymanian even tho his Mom is from Jamaican he born and raise ya and the other is a jamacian.

    • Anonymous says:

      I am so disgusted by this obsession with nationality, even when it comes to car accidents. This is the most racist place ever.

      • Anonymous says:

        So who has you tied here if this place is so “racist” you can always leave. Sick of people who bash Cayman!

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