Motorcyclist killed in West Bay collision

The fatal collision between the motorbike and minivan occurred shortly before 6pm on Friday, 24 Sept., on Reverend Blackman Road.

A motorbike rider was killed Friday evening after his motorcycle and a minivan collided on Reverend Blackman Road in West Bay.

The collision occurred shortly before 6pm, police said.

The motorcyclist was transported to the Cayman Islands Hospital by ambulance, but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by the attending doctor.

No other injuries were reported as a result of this collision, the RCIPS said in a statement.

Reverend Blackman Road between Town Hall Road and Birch Tree Hill Road was closed temporarily while investigators were on scene.

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Police are appealing for anyone with information on the collision to call the Traffic and Roads Policing Unit at 649-6254 during regular business hours or the George Town Police Station at 949-4222. Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via its confidential tip line at 949-7777, or via its website.

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  1. Sorry to read this.

    The article doesn’t say who was at fault.

    Like most drivers I regularly shake my head at the young men on motorcycles going past me doing at least 70 mph on the Esterley Tibbets Highway.

    Do we yet have an organ transplant program here?