Elderly fisherman dies in boating accident

The body of an
elderly fisherman was recovered off the northwestern coast of Grand Cayman
Saturday afternoon by search teams.

The wreckage
of a 10-14 foot long aluminum boat washed up near Sand Hole Road in West Bay
just after 3pm Saturday.

A short while
later, the body of a 70-year-old man was located by the Cayman Islands Helicopter aircraft about 150 yards from where the wreckage was found.

divers and snokelers helped police bring the body back to shore.

Police said
the elderly man went out fishing at around 6am Saturday.