Tag: road accident

Cyclist injured in early morning hit-and-run

Cyclist injured in early morning hit-and-run

| 11/11/2022 | 84 Comments

(CNS): A woman is in hospital in stable condition recovering from serious but non-life-threatening injuries after she was knocked off her bicycle on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, near Tanager Way, around 6:10 Wednesday morning. Police said the cyclist had been travelling northbound when she was struck by the mirror of a passing vehicle, which continued […]

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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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Driver rescued after car explodes following crash

Driver rescued after car explodes following crash

| 10/10/2022 | 2 Comments

(CNS): A driver is currently in hospital being treated for serious but non-life-threatening injuries after the car he was in exploded following an early morning crash Saturday. The emergency services were called out to Shamrock Road, Bodden Town, near Brightview Drive at around 3am following reports of the smash followed by an explosion. The driver […]

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Driver critical following light-pole smash

Driver critical following light-pole smash

| 04/10/2022 | 35 Comments

(CNS): A woman is in hospital in critical condition after she was extracted from a red Honda Integra by the Cayman Islands Fire Service early Tuesday morning, 4 October. The woman, who was alone in the car, crashed into a utility pole on Shamrock Road near Impulse Close and Northward Road at around 2:00am.

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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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Suspected drunk drivers in head-on smash

Suspected drunk drivers in head-on smash

| 16/08/2022

(CNS): Two drivers escaped largely unscathed following a major head-on crash on Shamrock Road near Starapple Drive and Midway Close in Savannah last week. But drivers were both arrested on suspicion of DUI. Police are still investigating the collision, which happened at around 1:30am on Thursday, 11 August, involving a Gold Honda and a Silver […]

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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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