Tag: fatality

Cyclist killed in ‘misadventure’ inquest finds

Cyclist killed in ‘misadventure’ inquest finds

| 16/10/2017 | 31 Comments
(CNS): Rhonda Azan (61) was killed as a result of misadventure, a jury sitting in the Coroners Court found Friday. The local woman was struck by a F-250 truck during twilight one evening in October 2015 as she cycled against the traffic on Shamrock Rock in Savannah. The jury heard two different con [...]

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Cyclist‘s death to be heard by coroner’s court

Cyclist‘s death to be heard by coroner’s court

| 09/10/2017
(CNS): More than two years after Rhonda Marie Ebanks-Azan (61) was killed as she rode her bicycle near Savannah Primary School, the coroner will examine the case this week. Although the 54-year-old driver of the F250 truck that hit Ebanks-Azan was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless d [...]

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Motorcyclist killed in crash with truck

Motorcyclist killed in crash with truck

| 08/10/2017 | 36 Comments
(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: Police have confirmed that the man who was killed following a collision in East End involving a motor bike and a truck near to the blow-holes Sunday was 30-year-old Caymanian Tonie Rodrigues of East End. The RCIPS said that emergency services responded to the scene of the colli [...]

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Man found dead at Bodden Town house

Man found dead at Bodden Town house

| 04/10/2017 | 2 Comments
(CNS): Police are investigating the death of a 46-year-old man from Bodden Town whose body was found at a house on Claries Avenue in the district yesterday evening at a round 5:00pm. According to the RCIPS release, when emergency services responded to a call the man was discovered inside the home w [...]

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Security guard was not victim of violence

Security guard was not victim of violence

| 03/10/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): The police have now confirmed that they do not suspect foul play in what they said was the untimely death of security guard Melito Fernandes (37).  The Indian national’s body was found down on the waterfront near to Eden Rock in George Town on the morning of 20 September. Although ther [...]

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Eden Rock sudden death victim identified

Eden Rock sudden death victim identified

| 25/09/2017 | 1 Comment
(CNS): Police have said they can officially identified the Indian man who died suddenly last Wednesday now that his family has been notified of his death and is in communications with the police. He was 37-year-old Melito Fernandes, who worked for a local security company. However, the RCIPS has no [...]

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Man from India died this morning

Man from India died this morning

| 20/09/2017 | 3 Comments
(CNS): In response to a 911 call early this morning, police and emergency personnel went to the waterfront in the vicinity of Eden Rock, where a man was found unresponsive at the rear of the dive shop. The 37-year-old man from India was transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital, where he was pronou [...]

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Flooding kills 1,200 in Asia and 39 in the US

Flooding kills 1,200 in Asia and 39 in the US

| 31/08/2017 | 33 Comments
(CNS): As the US reels from the effects of Hurricane Harvey, with large swathes of Texas and parts of Louisiana still submerged, catastrophic flooding from monsoon rains in India, Nepal and Bangladesh has impacted millions of lives and is thought to have caused the death of at least 1,200 people. Sa [...]

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Missing fisherman survived 44 days at sea

Missing fisherman survived 44 days at sea

| 07/08/2017 | 30 Comments
(CNS): Edward Henrick-Hydes (a.k.a Rivers), who went missing with Chadwick Bodden after the men left to go on a fishing trip in June, survived 44 days at sea, according to a report in the Mexican press. Officials here have still not confirmed that the man found by fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico la [...]

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Appeal for missing witnesses in airport road death

Appeal for missing witnesses in airport road death

| 31/07/2017
(CNS): Police investigating the road collision in which Dr Vary Jones-Leslie died from her injuries have said that they now believe there were other witnesses to the incident that have not yet come forward. The Jamaican doctor, who was a regular visiting physician at the George Town Hospital, was hi [...]

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Spliff-rolling driver gets 4 years for fatal crash

Spliff-rolling driver gets 4 years for fatal crash

| 25/07/2017 | 53 Comments
(CNS): Antonio Kelly (21), who admitted rolling a spliff while driving at around 85mph before crashing a car and killing his passenger, was handed a four year jail term Tuesday. Kelly was driving Jordan Ebanks’ car when he lost control on Old Robin Road in early hours of 17 November 2013. Kel [...]

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