Tag: fatality

Traffic police seek witnesses to EE deadly crash

Traffic police seek witnesses to EE deadly crash

| 28/10/2022 | 3 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal crash on the Queen’s Highway in East End last Friday morning involving a silver Honda Fit. Amber Bianca Martinez (29), a doctor at the Health Services Authority, was killed in the single-car collision. Anyone who witnessed the crash or saw the car in the vicinity of […]

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RCIPS apologises for identifying road crash victim

RCIPS apologises for identifying road crash victim

| 24/10/2022 | 65 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS has apologised to the family of the victim in the fatal crash on the Queen’s Highway on 24 October for the premature identification of her. There is no doubt that the woman killed in the collision was Amber Bianca Martinez (29), a doctor at the Health Services Authority, as she had been identified […]

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Driver killed in crash on Queen’s Highway

Driver killed in crash on Queen’s Highway

| 21/10/2022 | 26 Comments

(CNS): Police are currently investigating a fatal single-vehicle collision shortly after 6:00 Friday morning on the Queen’s Highway in East End. Unconfirmed reports indicate that the silver Honda Fit was being driven by a woman who was alone in the car when it was involved in a crash and caught fire near to Sunnyfield Road. […]

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US visitor dies following dive off West Bay beach

US visitor dies following dive off West Bay beach

| 15/10/2022 | 11 Comments

(CNS): Police have now named the 70-year-old woman, visiting the Cayman Islands from the United States who died Friday morning as Pamela Bartlett Wilson. The woman died following a dive off the shore of West Bay Public Beach at around 9:50am. The emergency services and the police were called to the dock in the area, […]

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Public Health reports two COVID-related deaths

Public Health reports two COVID-related deaths

| 12/09/2022 | 38 Comments

(CNS): The Public Health Department has confirmed two more “COVID-related deaths”. Health officials said that both individuals had several comorbidities. One had received two doses of the vaccination, though it was not stated when they had their last shot, while the other was unvaccinated. Since the first case of the virus in March 2020, there […]

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Rider killed in raceway track crash

Rider killed in raceway track crash

| 29/08/2022 | 94 Comments

(CNS): Local motorbike racer Kashwayne McKenzie (29) was killed on Sunday following a crash at the Parker’s Raceway track in Breakers. Police are investigating the circumstances of the collision, which happened at about 2pm as McKenzie, who was a prison officer, was nearing the end of a race and approaching the finish line. It was […]

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Driver arrested over fatal George Town crash

Driver arrested over fatal George Town crash

| 12/08/2022

(CNS): A 39-year-old woman from the Dominican Republic who is living in George Town has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving in relation to the fatal collision in which Cuban national Aleiny Reve Villegas (20) was killed. The woman was also injured when the white Honda she was driving crashed into […]

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Police seek driver who may have seen fatal crash

Police seek driver who may have seen fatal crash

| 11/08/2022 | 45 Comments

(CNS): Police are asking the driver of a small sedan who was the first on the scene of a fatal road smash early Monday morning in George Town to come forward as they believe he may have seen what happened. The collision in which Aleiny Reve Villegas (20) was killed took place around 3:40am on […]

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Crash claims the life of 12th road victim in 2022

Crash claims the life of 12th road victim in 2022

| 08/08/2022 | 102 Comments

(CNS): A 20-year-old woman became the twelfth person to die on Cayman’s roads early Monday morning. Police said that shortly before 3:40am a white Honda Accord crashed on Eastern Avenue near the Shedden Road junction, by Champion House restaurant. In addition to the fatality, the three other people in the car were injured, including two […]

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Mother of bride killed in single-vehicle crash

Mother of bride killed in single-vehicle crash

| 01/08/2022 | 29 Comments

(CNS): A 77-year-old woman from Bodden Town was killed in a single-vehicle crash in George Town early Sunday morning on the way home from her daughter’s wedding. The woman was one of four people in a white Kia Sportage SUV that crashed into a tree on South Church Street near to Memorial Avenue at around […]

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GC police sent to Brac to investigate child’s death

GC police sent to Brac to investigate child’s death

| 28/07/2022 | 10 Comments

(CNS): Five police investigators, supported by forensic specialists and a pathologist, have been sent to Cayman Brac to support local officers investigating the tragic death of a two-year-old girl on the island on Monday. The RCIPS team from Grand Cayman was sent on Wednesday and police said they are now carrying out a full investigation […]

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