Snorkeler dies after complications in water

A 64-year-old visitor from the United States died Thursday, after she encountered difficulties in the water while snorkeling off South Church Street in George Town.

Royal Cayman Islands Police Service officers responded to the scene around 11:30 a.m. The woman was brought to shore by a tour guide, who administered CPR alongside emergency personnel.

The visitor was transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital where she was pronounced dead.