Swimmer dies

A 66-year-old male tourist died on
Friday while swimming in the sea off George Town.

Police said the man lost
consciousness abut 2pm Friday while swimming near Paradise Bar and Grill on
North Church Street.

He was helped to shore where
paramedics conducted CPR.

The man was taken to the Cayman
Islands Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police said inquiries into the
death of the swimmer, who was from New Jersey in the United States, were
continuing.