Tag: road accident

Driver trapped in serious smash survives

Driver trapped in serious smash survives

| 10/08/2020 | 3 Comments

(CNS): The driver of a white Toyota Corolla who was freed from a George Town crash on Saturday evening is in hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. He was cut from the car by the fire service following a collision with a blue Volkswagen Jetta on Walkers Road near Academy Way at around 9pm. The […]

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Police name victim killed in  BT smash

Police name victim killed in BT smash

| 08/08/2020

(CNS) UPDATED: The RCIPS has now named the man who died in a crash in Bodden Town Saturday morning. He was Gonzalo McLaughlin (39) of East End, Grand Cayman. The single-vehicle crash happened around 4:30am on 8 August on the Bodden Town Road near to Long Fellow Circle. McLaughlin, who was driving a white Subaru […]

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Driver refuses DUI test after major crash

Driver refuses DUI test after major crash

| 27/07/2020

(CNS): A woman failed to provide a specimen for testing after a she was treated in hospital following a crash on Shamrock Road on Saturday night. Police said she has been warned for intended prosecution. The woman was driving a black Audi A4 towards George Town when the car collided with a trailer being pulled […]

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Driver badly hurt in single-car smash

Driver badly hurt in single-car smash

| 22/07/2020 | 6 Comments

(CNS): The driver of a silver Honda Civic was seriously injured early Wednesday morning after smashing into a concrete garbage receptacle. Police said the single-vehicle collision happened at around 12:40am on Bodden Town Road near to the junction with Anton Bodden Drive. The car was headed westbound when it left the roadway and collided with […]

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Crash lands dirt bike rider in hospital

Crash lands dirt bike rider in hospital

| 10/07/2020 | 24 Comments

(CNS): The driver of a Honda car was arrested last night and a dirt bike rider is in hospital after a collision in West Bay. The crash happened at around 8pm on Hell Road close to the junction with Fountain Road, when the eastbound silver Honda and the westbound dirt bike collided. Both vehicles were […]

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Car crashes into fence

Car crashes into fence

| 30/06/2020 | 6 Comments

(CNS): Two people were injured on Sunday evening when they were involved in single-vehicle collision in West Bay. At about 10pm police were called to the scene of the crash on Hell Road, where a grey Daihatsu travelling westbound had left the roadway, hit a fence and overturned near Miss Daisy Lane.

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Pile-up as traffic chaos returns

Pile-up as traffic chaos returns

| 26/06/2020 | 48 Comments

(CNS): Despite the opportunity to improve the situation provided by the COVID-19 re-set, the chaotic traffic on Cayman’s roads before the pandemic appears to be back just one week into the re-opening of the economy. This was illustrated by a three-car pile-up on Friday morning on Shamrock Road, near Agricola Drive in Lower Valley. All […]

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Pedestrian run down in West Bay

Pedestrian run down in West Bay

| 16/06/2020 | 6 Comments

(CNS): Police have confirmed that a man crossing the road near to the Esso Hell gas station in West Bay this morning was run down. The man was hit at around 8am on Tuesday by a Jeep as he was crossing Hell Road. Emergency services were called to the scene and the man was taken […]

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Police dish out tickets to rogue drivers

Police dish out tickets to rogue drivers

| 09/05/2020 | 36 Comments

(CNS): Traffic cops issued 15 speeding tickets on Friday alone as they moved to clamp down on the increasing number of reckless drivers on the road, despite the COVID-19 curfew. And a cyclist became the latest person to be injured on local roads when he was hit by a jeep in Newlands, Friday morning. The […]

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Dump truck crashes into car

Dump truck crashes into car

| 23/04/2020 | 30 Comments

(CNS): A driver of a small Toyota car was trapped in the vehicle on Wednesday after being hit by an oncoming dump truck. The collision happened at around noon yesterday on Bodden Town Road in the Pease Bay area. The dump truck, which was travelling westbound towards George Town, collided with the small sedan heading […]

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Cops investigate Newlands collision

Cops investigate Newlands collision

| 21/04/2020 | 5 Comments

(CNS): The RCIPS is investigating a road crash last week in which one of the drivers involved left the scene. The collision happened at about 6:30pm on Wednesday, 15 April, on Hirst Road. A purple Honda Fit travelling north was forced to maneuver to avoid hitting a black pickup truck pulling out of Moonbeam Drive. […]

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