Traffic Victim Named As Katrina Flood

June 13, 2010

katrina floodThe 28 year old female who died yesterday [June 12] as a result of a traffic accident has been officially named as Katrina Flood.

She had initially been hospitalized in the Intensive Care Unit for a week following being critically injured in a serious single vehicle road traffic collision that occurred around 3:30am Saturday, June 5th on Crow Lane (East Broadway) in Paget near the junction with Corkscrew Hill. The Police had earlier said that it appears she was riding a motorcycle when she lost control, colliding with a curb, embankment and pole, sustaining serious head and internal injuries.

Bernews joins with the wider Bermudian community in extending our sincere sympathies to Ms Flood`s family, friends and especially her two young children.

Ms Flood`s death marked the seventh road traffic fatality of 2010, and the first female:

  1. 27 yr old Omar Sutton died on May 29 after a collision with a truck.
  2. 69 yr old Derek Smith died on April 24, weeks after being struck by a motorcycle.
  3. 41 yr old Andre Hendrickson died after being struck by a car on Apr 17.
  4. 26 yr old Carlton Darrell died on April 2nd after a single vehicle accident in Devonshire
  5. 23 year old Dareiko Simons died on January 9 after his bike collided with a car in Sandys.
  6. 21 year old heart transplant survivor Earl Ingemann died after a Jan 1st car crash in St. George’s.

[Photo via Ms Flood's Facebook page]

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