Serious accident on Shamrock Road

***Update: The cyclist has passed away at Cayman Islands Hospital. Read more.***

Police closed Shamrock Road from Lantern Point to Countryside Shopping Village Friday night following a serious accident involving a motor vehicle and a cyclist.

According to police, the accident occurred near Savannah Primary school around 6.45 p.m.

As of 9.15 p.m., the road remained closed and motorists were being asked to use the East-West Arterial rather than Shamrock Road.

There was no immediate word on the condition of the female cyclist or the car occupants.