July 8, 2020

Cayman: HSA closure update due to 24-hour curfew – Mar 25 2020

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The Health Services Authority will be further limiting services and hours following today’s announcement by the Cayman Islands Government to impose a 24-hour curfew effective 7pm, Wednesday 25th March  – 5am, Saturday 28th March.   Please read the full statement below. Closures ·         Cayman Islands Hospital Pharmacy – If you require an urgent refill between Thursday 26 […]

Cayman: Fatal Collision on Shedden Road / 25-year-old-man succumbs to injuries from East End collision

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From RCIPS Fatal Collision on Shedden Road Mach 7 2020 Shortly before 2:00AM today, 7 March, officers responded to a report of a serious collision on Shedden Road in the vicinity of Vibert Bodden Drive (formerly Artco Drive). A motorcycle travelling eastbound and Mercedes SUV travelling westbound had collided and the rider of the motorcycle […]

Cayman: Single-vehicle collision on Bodden Town Road – Correction

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CORRECTION TO PR FROM RCIPS FEB 21 2019 Correction: The driver of the vehicle in the below incident has not been discharged, as was previously stated, but was transferred from the Cayman Islands Hospital to Health City Cayman Islands for further treatment on Monday, 17 February, where she remains in critical but stable condition.  From RCIPS […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Cayman: DG’s 5k Shirt Sale Benefits Charities If you missed this year’s popular DG’s 5K event there is still a chance to get involved this Friday, 22 November, 2019. ·         The pop-up shop will be open from 11am – 2pm only. ·         The t-shirts, which have become a collector’s item on the local running scene, will be […]

Cayman: Accident involving wave runner/Reported Indecent Assault in taxi under police investigation

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From RCIPS Accident Involving Wave Runner Shortly after 8:30AM today, 31 July, officers responded to a report of an incident in the canal off Prospect Drive. A man had been aboard a wave runner when it exploded, injuring him. No fire was caused as a result of the explosion. Police, Fire Officers, and Emergency Services […]

Blood import decrease moves Cayman Islands in the right direction

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With a decrease in blood and blood product importation and an increase in the number of local blood donors, the Cayman Islands Blood Bank confirmed that the country is moving in the right direction towards universal access to safe blood transfusion. Five hundred and sixteen lives were saved or improved in 2018 as a result […]

Cayman Islands: Water-related death at Cemetery Beach, 30 January

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From RCIPS Earlier this afternoon police responded to a report of a person in distress at Cemetery Beach in West Bay. A man had been in the water snorkeling when he experienced and was assisted to shore by another person at the location. Upon reaching the shore he collapsed and was attended to shortly afterwards […]

Single-vehicle collision on Bodden Town Road

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From RCIPS Fri Fan 25 2019 3:49 pm Shortly after 1:00AM today, 25 January, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a single vehicle collision which had taken place on Bodden Town Road in the Breakers area. A white Toyota Corolla left the roadway and collided with a fence, causing serious injury to the driver. […]

Cayman Islands: Two injured in construction site accident, 24 January

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From RCIPS Shortly after 1:15PM today, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre received a report of an accident that had taken place at a construction site on South Sound Road, where two men received injuries. Emergency Services attended the location and the men were transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital for treatment.

Cayman Islands: Water-Related death off Seven Mile Beach – UPDATE

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From RCIPS UPDATE – Police can now confirm the identity of the man, age 60, who died on Thursday, 3 January, after losing consciousness in the water off Seven Mile Beach. He is Gregory Scott Azeltine, of North Carolina in the United States.   The RCIPS expresses condolences to the family of the deceased. Shortly […]