Man dies after falling from guinep tree

A 69-year-old man who fell from a guinep tree in West Bay Thursday died from his injuries the following day, police said.

Egbert Hugh James of West Bay died after falling while picking guineps, according to a police statement.

Officers responded to a call at 7:25 p.m. on Thursday of a man injured on West Church Street. He was transferred to the Cayman Islands Hospital, where he later died.

Police said the matter is under investigation and an autopsy would be carried out, but no foul play is suspected.