(CMR) A 70-year-old woman from the United States was pronounced dead after becoming unresponsive while diving on Friday morning, 14 October. Pamela Bartlett Wilson was pronounced dead after she was taken to hospital.
Police reports are that shortly before 9:50 am, officers were dispatched to a report of a person in distress on the shore at the West Bay Public Beach dock. It was reported that a woman had been out diving when she experienced difficulties. The woman was brought back on board the boat; by then, she had become unresponsive.
She was brought to shore, and emergency services attended the location and transported her to the Cayman Islands Hospital via ambulance, where she was subsequently pronounced dead.