Visiting swimmer dies

Royal Cayman Islands Police said a 61-year-old man died
after getting into trouble swimming in East End on Wednesday, 11 August. 

The man, who was visiting Grand Cayman from his home in
Colorado, USA, lost consciousness while swimming near Morritts Tortuga just
before 7.30pm.

The man, who was later identified as Brian Joseph
Fitzpatrick, was helped to shore by friends who conducted CPR until paramedics

Mr. Fitzpatrick was taken to the Cayman Islands Hospital
and pronounced dead on arrival.

Officers are still looking into the incident. 

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