Woman in critical condition
A 60-year-old woman was struck by a
vehicle as she crossed West Bay Road at the Strand at 7pm on Monday night.
The accident victim is in critical
condition in Cayman Islands Hospital.
According to police investigating the accident, the woman was hit by a vehicle travelling south-bound on West Bay Road. She fell onto the windshield of that vehicle and was thrown into the opposite lanes, into the path of an on-coming car.
The woman is a visitor to the Cayman Islands from the US.
The male driver of the vehicle that struck the woman was arrested on
suspicion of dangerous driving.
West Bay Road at the Strand
remained partly closed on Tuesday morning as police officers took measurements
at the scene.