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Three road crashes this weekend

Three road crashes this weekend

| 11/09/2017 | 15 Comments
(CNS): A burgundy Honda Civic travelling south on Esterley Tibbetts Highway in the early hours of Friday morning veered across the median and crashed into a CUC pole in the vicinity of Lime Tree Bay Avenue, police said. When police and medics arrived just after 4:00am, the 26-year-old driver, who li [...]

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Public bus and bicycle collide

Public bus and bicycle collide

| 08/09/2017 | 15 Comments
(CNS): A person riding a bicycle was injured yesterday after the bike collided with a public bus travelling in the same direction on North Church Street, near the Bodden Road junction. Police said the 911 call came in around 15 minutes past noon on Thursday, 7 September. The cyclist, who was the onl [...]

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Pedestrian injured on Shedden Road

Pedestrian injured on Shedden Road

| 06/09/2017 | 5 Comments
(CNS): Police said a woman received only minor injuries after she was involved in “a vehicle collision” with a white Kia Sportage SUV. The RCIPS reported that just before noon Wednesday, 6 September, police and other emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene on Shedden Road, in fr [...]

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Three collisions on Cayman’s roads last weekend

Three collisions on Cayman’s roads last weekend

| 04/09/2017 | 4 Comments
(CNS): Police say there were three road accidents “of note” this past weekend, which led to minor injuries only and one arrest. Around 10:00am on Friday, 1 September, a 23-year-old man riding a red/silver Zongshen motorbike along Pease Bay Road, Bodden Town, crashed into the back of a pu [...]

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Bus crash compounds morning traffic jam

Bus crash compounds morning traffic jam

| 23/08/2017 | 34 Comments
(CNS): A public bus crashed into a wall in Lower Valley at around 7:44am, Wednesday, turning the back-to-school traffic commute into a nightmare for drivers coming into town from the Eastern Districts. Facebook was lit up with seething drivers stuck in long lines of traffic after the single-vehicle [...]

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Rogue driver crashes after running roadblock

Rogue driver crashes after running roadblock

| 21/08/2017
(CNS): A 28-year-old man from George Town has been arrested on suspicion of DUI and dangerous driving after he crashed his car into a pick-up truck on Bodden Town Road, Sunday evening, after he careered through a police roadblock. The man was driving a Jeep Wrangler and he had already had a minor [...]

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Woman admits killing friend in Rum Point crash

Woman admits killing friend in Rum Point crash

| 21/08/2017 | 37 Comments
(CNS): A 24-year-old local woman from West Bay admitted killing her friend in a North Side crash more than two years ago when she appeared in court, Monday, for trial. Anastasia Watson had pleaded not guilty to killing Kimberly Bush (23) as a result of dangerous driving in the early morning hours of [...]

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Permanently injured teen arrested over bike smash

Permanently injured teen arrested over bike smash

| 03/08/2017
(CNS): A 15-year-old boy who was injured in a crash in Breakers last month has been permanently injured as a result of the collision and he now faces criminal charges. The teenager, from North Side, was arrested following his release from hospital Monday, after he was treated for serious injuries th [...]

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Women injured in fiery Brac smash

Women injured in fiery Brac smash

| 03/08/2017 | 24 Comments
(CNS): Police are calling on the Cayman Brac community for witnesses to a smash on Ashton Reid Drive near Bight Road early this morning where the car caught fire. Two women were injured, one seriously, in what police believe was a single-vehicle crash at around 3:30am. The driver and passenger mana [...]

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Speed and booze fuelling road crashes

Speed and booze fuelling road crashes

| 31/07/2017 | 52 Comments
(CNS): Despite the summer decrease in traffic volume, the police had another weekend full of road smashes, with 26 motor vehicle accidents being reported since Friday. Several were serious, and while no one was killed, police said in most cases speed and alcohol were to blame, as well as a lack of [...]

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Appeal for missing witnesses in airport road death

Appeal for missing witnesses in airport road death

| 31/07/2017
(CNS): Police investigating the road collision in which Dr Vary Jones-Leslie died from her injuries have said that they now believe there were other witnesses to the incident that have not yet come forward. The Jamaican doctor, who was a regular visiting physician at the George Town Hospital, was hi [...]

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