Man killed in crash

A 21-year-old man was killed early Saturday in a one-car collision on West Bay Road.

Police identified the man as Lanado Martin Waugh from George Town.

The crash happened around 2:14 a.m., near the Galleria Plaza on West Bay Road, police said. The car had been traveling in the direction of George Town.

Chief Inspector Claudia Brady said Mr. Waugh was the only occupant ‎of the vehicle, a silver-colored Honda Accord. He was trapped inside the car and emergency services reported that he appeared “unconscious and was not breathing,” she said.

He was taken to the Cayman Islands Hospital where he was pronounced dead, Chief Inspector Brady said.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the collision or seen the vehicle prior to the crash to contact the investigating officer, PC Orville Harris, at George Town Police Station at 949-4222, the RCIPS tip line at 949-7777 or Crime Stoppers at 800-8477 (TIPS).

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