Tag: fatality

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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Police open inquiry after toddler drowns on Brac

Police open inquiry after toddler drowns on Brac

| 26/07/2022 | 9 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a two-year-old child, whose body was found along the shoreline by the Cayman Brac Fire Service (CIFS) this morning (Tuesday 26 July). Police said the child was last seen at around 4.30am. She was discovered missing at about 5:10am and the police were notified […]

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Cayman police officer shot dead on holiday in Honduras

Cayman police officer shot dead on holiday in Honduras

| 11/07/2022 | 9 Comments

(CNS): RCIPS Police Constable Antonio Lopez Jackson (64) was shot and killed on Saturday, 9 July, while vacationing in Honduras with his family. No one else was injured during the incident. The RCIPS has not said what happened or where exactly he was killed, but according to posts on social media, Jackson was the victim […]

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Former governor Michael Gore dies aged 86

Former governor Michael Gore dies aged 86

| 08/07/2022 | 11 Comments

(CNS): Michael Edward John Gore, who was the Cayman Islands governor from 1992 to 1995, has died aged 86. Both Premier Wayne Panton and Governor Martyn Roper released statements Friday morning responding to the news of his death, saying that they were saddened to hear of his passing and offering condolences. Panton said Gore was a dear […]

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US visitor dies after swimming off 7MB

US visitor dies after swimming off 7MB

| 07/07/2022 | 14 Comments

(CNS): A 50-year-old visitor from the United States was pulled out of the sea off Seven Mile Beach west of Marsh Road on Tuesday evening after he lost consciousness. Police said that at around 5:30pm people nearby saw that he was in distress and pulled him out of the water. They conducted CPR until emergency […]

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Missing US visitor’s body found in East End

Missing US visitor’s body found in East End

| 21/06/2022 | 17 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: The body of a 54-year-old man who was reported missing about 4pm Monday and found Tuesday morning on the shore off the Queen’s Highway in East End has been identified as Jason Douglas Brant. The man, who was visiting Cayman, from Colorado in the United States had gone out snorkelling on Monday afternoon […]

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Elderly woman dies five days after crash

Elderly woman dies five days after crash

| 19/06/2022 | 14 Comments

(CNS): An 84-year-old George Town woman who was critically injured in a collision in the capital last weekend has died as a result of her injuries. She became the tenth person to lose their life on local roads this year after she passed away at the George Town Hospital on Thursday, 16 June. The crash […]

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US visitor dies after snorkelling at Kittiwake

US visitor dies after snorkelling at Kittiwake

| 17/06/2022 | 5 Comments

(CNS): A 55-year-old man who was visiting the Cayman Islands from the United States has become the third person to die in the sea this year. Police said that shortly after 3:15pm Wednesday, 15 June, officers responded to a report of a person in distress at sea. The man, who had been snorkelling near the […]

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Woman killed in crash on Cayman Brac

Woman killed in crash on Cayman Brac

| 15/06/2022 | 45 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal single-car collision on Cayman Brac early Wednesday morning. The accident, which was reported at around 2:50am, involved a blue Honda Fit and happened on West End East Road. The driver, the only person in the car, was trapped inside and had to be extricated by the […]

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