Just after 4AM on Tuesday, 25 February, police and other emergency services were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communication Centre to Sea View Road in East End, where it was reported that a white Ford Ranger pickup truck and an injured man had been observed in the bushes in the High Rock area. The incident appeared to have been a single vehicle collision.
The man was transported by ambulance to the hospital and admitted for ongoing treatment of what were found to be serious injuries.
Yesterday morning, 4 March, police were informed that the man involved in the collision, 25-year-old Michael McField of North Side, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the Cayman Islands Hospital. The RCIPS would like to extend condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
The collision is an ongoing police investigation and officers are asking anyone with information relative to the collision to call the Traffic Management Unit at 649-6254, during business hours.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.