Tag: road accident

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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Witnesses needed in fatal Brac hit-and-run

Witnesses needed in fatal Brac hit-and-run

| 24/03/2019 | 12 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed, or has information about, the death of Mitchell Marvin Ryan (55) in a fatal hit-and-run on Cayman Brac early Friday morning to contact them. Officers from the Traffic and Roads Policing Unit on Grand Cayman are on the Brac to help local officers with the ongoing investigation […]

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Brac man killed in early morning hit-and-run

Brac man killed in early morning hit-and-run

| 22/03/2019 | 33 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal hit-and-run in the early hours of Friday morning in which an as yet unidentified man, believed to be in his 50’s, was killed on Cayman Brac. The emergency services were called to Watering Place Road, near to the La Esperanza bar, around 4:00 this morning after […]

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Cyclist lands in hospital after GT collision

Cyclist lands in hospital after GT collision

| 01/02/2019 | 25 Comments

(CNS): A cyclist was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries 0n Friday, after a lunchtime collision on Thomas Russell Avenue in George Town, close to the CNB roundabout. Police said that at around 1pm, a Mitsubishi Chariot travelling southbound from Thomas Russell Avenue towards the roundabout collided with the cyclist, who was attempting to cross the […]

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Driver smashes up police car in hit-and-run

Driver smashes up police car in hit-and-run

| 29/01/2019 | 22 Comments

(CNS): A police car was extensively damaged after it was hit by another car, which skidded into its path at around 3:30 Saturday morning. Officers in the RCIPS vehicle had just turned from Sticky Toffee Lane onto Batabano Road in West Bay when the civilian car travelling at high speed in the opposite direction crashed […]

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Police at scene of traffic accident in Breakers

Police at scene of traffic accident in Breakers

| 25/01/2019 | 5 Comments

(CNS): Police were at the scene of yet another single-vehicle crash on Grand Cayman’s roads Friday morning. This time it was in the Breakers area of Bodden Town Road; one person is in hospital and drivers were urged to drive with caution in the area. This crash follows another major collision on Shamrock Road near […]

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On-call ambulance in 3-vehicle smash

On-call ambulance in 3-vehicle smash

| 04/01/2019 | 24 Comments

(CNS): An ambulance in the process of answering an emergency was involved in a three vehicle crash early this morning, according to the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service. The emergency vehicle was responding to a call with lights flashing and the siren on just before 7am on Friday, 4 January, and fortunately did not have […]

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Major GT crash lands one in hospital

Major GT crash lands one in hospital

| 03/01/2019 | 20 Comments

(CNS): With no let up in the number of collisions on the roads of Grand Cayman, another person landed in hospital in serious condition early Thursday after a crash on North Sound Road by Alissta Towers. Police said that around 2:20am on 3 January, a black Ford SUV and silver Lexus carrying six passengers collided on the northbound […]

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One badly injured in Brac smash

One badly injured in Brac smash

| 24/12/2018 | 5 Comments

(CNS): One person has sustained life-threatening injuries following a single vehicle collision on Cayman Brac Sunday lunchtime. According to a brief press release from the RCIPS, the injured person was airlifted by the police helicopter to Grand Cayman around noon following the crash on Channel Drive which happened after the driver lost control of the […]

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Woman trapped after crashing car into light pole

Woman trapped after crashing car into light pole

| 19/11/2018 | 11 Comments

(CNS): A woman who crashed a blue Kia Rio into a light pole in Prospect on Sunday night was trapped inside the vehicle and had to be rescued from the car by the Cayman Islands Fire Service. The collision, which caused significant damage to the front of the Kia, broke the pole half and caused […]

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