Update: Pedestrian dies after Savannah collision

A car collided with a pedestrian in Savannah. This image circulated on social media.

Update at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, May 31

The pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle on Shamrock Road Monday has died, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service confirmed Monday morning.

He was identified as Carlton William Farrell, age 68 of Bodden Town.

The RCIPS offered condolences to the family of the deceased.

The collision remains under police investigation.

Update at 2 p.m. Monday

Both lanes of Shamrock Road are now open to traffic, following a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service said.

The pedestrian remains in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Original story

The eastbound lane of Shamrock Road near Trumbach Drive has been blocked, following a collision between a motor vehicle and a pedestrian late Monday morning.

The pedestrian was transported to Cayman Islands Hospital, the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service reported.

Officers were at the scene and directing traffic. Motorists were advised to avoid the area.

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