Saturday 21 September, 2019

UPDATE: Two Jamaicans killed in Cayman car crash identified

The two Jamaicans who died in a motor vehicle car accident in the Cayman Islands over the weekend have been identified.

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

According to media reports, about 3 am on Saturday, the Jamaicans were traveling eastbound along Seaview Road in East End when their Daihatsu Boon car 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 Royal Cayman Islands Police Service has extended its condolences to the families of the deceased.

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