(CMR) Cayman Marl Road is receiving reports this evening of a fatality in North Side.
We understand a young man has crashed into a light pole and has died as a result of his injuries. We are also informed that the passenger is in critical condition at this time.
We have been informed of the identity of the persons but will not disclose that at this stage. We have also been provided with video footage showing that the engine was on the opposite side of the street. However, because the video contains other graphic details we will not be sharing it.
This is a developing story and we will update once more information is available.
The Royal Cayman Island Police Service confirmed the fatality occurred shortly before 8:00 pm this evening. The vehicle crashed into a light pole in the vicinity of Old Man Bay Road in North Side.
One person is confirmed deceased and the two other occupants of the vehicle have been taken to the hospital.