Tag: road accident

Flipped car snarls up Friday traffic

Flipped car snarls up Friday traffic

| 21/06/2019 | 10 Comments

(CNS): Two drivers were taken to hospital Friday, with non-life-threatening injuries after a collision on North Sound Road near Compass Drive at 1:30pm. A BMW heading northbound and a Subaru heading southbound crashed when the Subaru was making a right-hand turn by Kirk Office Supplies. The Subaru then overturned as a result of the smash.

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North Side man dies after falling from pick-up

North Side man dies after falling from pick-up

| 04/06/2019 | 18 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: Police have now confirmed that the 65-year-old man who was pronounced dead Tuesday, having succumbed to the serious injuries he sustained early Sunday morning when he fell off the back of a pick-up truck was George Leo Kelly.  Around 11am on 2 June police and emergency services were called to a home in […]

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Motorbike rider and pillion seriously injured in smash

Motorbike rider and pillion seriously injured in smash

| 16/05/2019 | 16 Comments

(CNS): Following a collision between a Yamaha motorbike and a Honda Fit on Walkers Road Wednesday night, the rider and passenger of the motorcycle were taken for treatment at the Cayman Islands Hospital by emergency medical services. The rider of the motorbike is being treated for life-threatening injuries and the passenger for serious injuries. Police […]

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Fire crew rescues four people trapped in ETH crash

Fire crew rescues four people trapped in ETH crash

| 13/05/2019 | 10 Comments

(CNS): In yet another major collision on Grand Cayman’s roads, fire crews had to rescue four people from a two-car crash just before 9pm last night on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway. Three of them were taken to hospital, where they have been treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The southbound lanes were blocked for a short time […]

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Driver abandons burning vehicle

Driver abandons burning vehicle

| 10/05/2019 | 22 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses to a single-car crash that happened around Friday lunchtime at the roundabout by Cost-U-Less, close to Lime Tree Bay Avenue. The police said that the smash, which happened around 1:45pm, involved a silver Honda Accord. The car caught on fire but the driver and passengers left the scene in […]

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Police prison escort in road smash

Police prison escort in road smash

| 09/05/2019 | 21 Comments

(CNS): A police SUV that was part of a convoy escorting a prison van with one inmate was involved in a collision with a car Thursday morning on Shamrock Road near the junction of Northward Road in Bodden Town. According to a Royal Cayman Islands Police Service release, two police vehicles were assisting the prison […]

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Cyclist injured in another hit-and-run

Cyclist injured in another hit-and-run

| 08/05/2019 | 9 Comments

(CNS): A man cycling along Shedden Road was injured when he was struck by a white car last night near to the junction of Mary Street in central George Town. At around 10:15pm the driver of the car, which police said could have been a two-door Honda Prelude, came from behind the cyclist but after […]

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Six-car pile-up in GT evening rush hour

Six-car pile-up in GT evening rush hour

| 08/05/2019 | 23 Comments

(CNS): Several people sustained minor injuries yesterday evening in George Town when six cars were involved in one crash. The pile-up happened after a Nissan Skyline, exiting the Alissta Towers Plaza on North Sound Road, was hit by a Mercedes Benz SUV, which then ploughed into rush hour stationary traffic just before 5:50pm. The RCIPS […]

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Fire crew rescues trapped driver

Fire crew rescues trapped driver

| 25/04/2019 | 4 Comments

(CNS): A driver was treated for serious injuries at the George Town hospital Thursday after he was rescued by fire officers following a single-vehicle smash late on Wednesday night, in which it appears he drove into a tree. Just after 11:50pm police, fire and medics were called to South Church Street in George Town, where […]

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Police make arrest in fatal hit and run

Police make arrest in fatal hit and run

| 15/04/2019

(CNS) UPDATED: Police have arrested a 28-year-old-man on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, driving a vehicle whilst disqualified, driving a vehicle without insurance and leaving the scene of an accident after a cyclist was killed on the road this morning. An as yet unidentified man, who is a resident of Cayman from overseas, […]

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Man seriously hurt in single-car smash

Man seriously hurt in single-car smash

| 01/04/2019 | 4 Comments

(CNS): A driver has been badly hurt and is currently in hospital after his vehicle collided with a tree in West Bay early Monday. Police said the car was the only vehicle involved in the crash, which happened around 1:45 this morning on Birch Tree Hill. The grey Honda Civic was very badly damaged and […]

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