UPDATE: Brac woman suffers life-threatening injuries after being hit by car

Emergency personnel are on the scene of a collision that occurred Monday morning in Cayman Brac. - Photo: Reshma Ragoonath

A woman who was struck by a sports utility vehicle in Cayman Brac Monday morning remains hospitalised with life-threatening injuries, according to an RCIPS press release.

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The woman was attempting to cross the street around 8:15am near the intersection of West End Road and Cemetery Road when the collision occurred.

“Her injuries are believed to be serious and life threatening at this time and she has since been medically evacuated to the Grand Cayman by the RCIPS helicopter for further treatment,” police said.

No other injuries were reported from this incident.

A police officer directs traffic on West Side Road in Cayman Brac Monday morning after a vehicle struck a pedestrian.

The eastbound lane along West End Road was closed in the area where the collision took place while police carried out their enquiries. The road was reopened later on Monday afternoon.

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Officers from the Traffic Management Unit flew to Cayman Brac to assist with the investigation.

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