Visitor dies swimming off South Church street

| 27/05/2019 | 7 Comments

Cayman News Service(CNS): Robert Barron (77) from Colorado, USA, was pronounced dead Friday afternoon after he was pulled from the water and medics were unable to revive him. Emergency services received a report around 4pm that a man had got in trouble while swimming off South Church Street. People in the area at the time had helped him to shore and performed CPR until medics arrived, but Barron remained unresponsive and was later pronounced dead, police said. This is the seventh person to lose their life in local waters this year.

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  1. Mike says:

    many more to come the stats are about 12 per year no lifeguard all now SMH

  2. blowfish says:

    But it’s ok for beach vendors that have a hair braiding/retail license to rent substandard snorkeling equipment!

    • Another Day in Cayman says:

      Stop ya bullying and provide facts, if you want changes don’t be afraid to denounce the wrongs to the authorities. Your rant on here does absolutely nothing to curb the ill you declare.

    • Anonymous says:

      I rather that over those full face masks any day.

  3. Anonymous says:

    So very sad, R I P

  4. Anonymous says:

    Lifeguards, blah, blah, blah….

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