Tag: fatality

Jury returns open verdict in post-op death

Jury returns open verdict in post-op death

| 20/11/2017 | 24 Comments
(CNS): The jury hearing the inquest into the death of Lisa Anne Turner (61) recorded an “open verdict” Thursday, as they were unable to determine the circumstance that caused her death. The Canadian woman, who had lived in Cayman for many years, died earlier this year just days after an operati [...]

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Unknown complications behind post-op death

Unknown complications behind post-op death

| 15/11/2017 | 47 Comments
(CNS): A 61-year-old woman who died four days after a relatively routine operation to remove an ovarian cyst was the victim of complications relating to the cystectomy and salpingectomy, according to the conclusions of a pathologist’s report. Lisa Anne Turner died on 14 February this year foll [...]

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Colorado man drowns off Cemetery Beach

Colorado man drowns off Cemetery Beach

| 08/11/2017 | 19 Comments
(CNS): Police have confirmed the identity of the man who died on Saturday afternoon, 4 November, after experiencing difficulties snorkeling off Cemetery Beach. He was Rodney Lamb (64), who was visiting with friends and family from Denver, Colorado in the United States. He was pronounced dead at the [...]

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Tourist dies after swimming at Cemetery Beach

Tourist dies after swimming at Cemetery Beach

| 06/11/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): A visitor from the United States died Saturday and another was treated in hospital after the two men got into difficulties in the water off Cemetery Beach. The emergency services were called to the location at around 4:00pm following reports that two men, one aged 64 and the other aged 57, we [...]

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Inquest finds misadventure in Henriksen’s death

Inquest finds misadventure in Henriksen’s death

| 26/10/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): A jury that heard the coroner’s case of Erik Henriksen (58) concluded that he died through misadventure. The wealthy Norwegian businessman, who had a home on Grand Cayman, had just bought a new speed boat and launched it days before he drowned after he and his friend were thrown from th [...]

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Norwegian boater killed days after launching vessel

Norwegian boater killed days after launching vessel

| 24/10/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): Erik Henriksen (58), who was killed in the North Sound, Grand Cayman, in November 2015 when he was thrown from a powerful speedboat, had launched the new vessel only days before, the Coroners Court heard Monday, as the inquest into the Norwegian millionaire’s death opened. Witnesses and sta [...]

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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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