Tuesday 17 September, 2019

UPDATE: Tragic weekend car crash victims named

Police have released the identities of the victims in Saturday’s fatal car crash on Sea View Road, East End.

They are 26-year-old Lopez George Higgins, and Charlisa Titanya Chambers, 27, both Jamaican nationals living in Cayman.

According to media reports, at about 3 am on Saturday, the Jamaicans were traveling eastbound when their Daihatsu Boon car reportedly crossed into the opposite lane and struck a Department of Environmental Health sanitation truck head-on. 

The police were summoned and on their arrival, the victims were "found unresponsive" in the vehicle. They were later pronounced dead.

The driver of the truck was not injured, reports stated. 

The RCIPS has extended its condolences to the families of the deceased.

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