Friday 6 December, 2019

Man killed in Shamrock Road collision named

Police have confirmed the identity of the man who was killed in a collision between a motorcycle and a school bus on Shamrock road on Monday morning.

The victim, Shaun Ryan Newell, age 35, is a Jamaican national living in Cayman.

The collision occurred on November 25 at 7 am on Shamrock Road at the intersection with Mimosa Drive.

A man, age 39 of Bodden Town, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving as part of the investigation into the incident.

He has been granted bail as investigations continue.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to this collision to come forward. Detectives are particularly interested in speaking with the drivers of two vehicles: one travelling towards Bodden Town in the eastbound lane, and one travelling towards George Town in the westbound lane, which stopped to let the school bus exit onto Shamrock Road from Mimosa Drive.

They would also like to speak to a female pedestrian who was standing at the intersection when the collision occurred.

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