Accident: Police Confirm Death of 49-Yr-Old Man

April 7, 2011

[Updated] Just before 6pm this evening [Apr.7] a motorcyclist was involved in serious road traffic collision on Middle Road in Devonshire. Both Police and the Fire Service attended the scene, which is presently taped off, with traffic being diverted.

The motorcyclist, a 49-year-old Devonshire man, was rushed to King Edward Memorial Hospital, and where he is listed in critical condition. The Police have asked that those who plan to travel along that section of Middle Road make alternate arrangements as the road is cordoned off.

Update: 7:18pm: Police Spokesman Dwayne Caines has confirmed the gentleman has been pronounced dead.

Update 7:25pm: Police statement. Updated video statement from Police here.

Police responded to a report of a road traffic collision that took place at 6pm on Middle Road and Parsons Lane. As a result a 49 year old Devonshire man was taken to King Edward Memorial Hospital where he was subsequently pronounced dead. No further information will be given until the next of kin has been notified.

Bernews extends our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Update April 8: The Bermuda Police Service have identified the victim as Timothy Joseph Pedro of Sousa Estate Road in Devonshire. They have also asked that anyone that may have seen this collision to please contact PC Steven Darrell on 299-4388.

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  1. D. Everett says:

    Condolences to the family, so sad another life lost on the roads

  2. mixitup says:

    I must have passed this spot at about 5:30pm, I wonder if I passed this Gentleman. Nonetheless I pray he made peace with his maker, may he Rest in Peace & condolences to the family.

  3. d reader says:

    r i p

  4. Hudson says:

    How very sad. Condolences to the family.

  5. Harmony says:

    Damn! Sad news!!
    Condolences to the family! Another sad day!

  6. angel says:

    My heart goes out to his family

  7. Harry says:

    Am I the only one who would love to hear some overwhelmingly GOOD news? There’s nothing going on in this Island but tragedy and drama and annoying nauseating political nonesense.

    Condolences to the family of yet another poor soul lost in a tragic manner. May he rest in peace.

  8. Mizz Pedro says:

    Thankz 4 ur condolences

    • Cat says:

      Heartfelt condolences to you and your family.

    • eric pedro says:

      mizz pedro my name is eric pedro timmys cousin from somerville ma usa please pass on my phone number to his mom or sister or wife please just found out today 617-629-2396 thank you

  9. NUNYA says:

    R.I.P. TP you will be missed by your wife, family and friends.

  10. Z.J.D. says:

    ReSt In PeaCe T!! You will be missed a lot around here!! I give my deepest condolences to The wife and daughter !! xoxxo

  11. Bermuda Breeze says:

    I couldn’t help but just point out the number of positive ‘Lastest Articles’ listed to the right (9 out of 15)

    > Inaugural Baltimore to Bermuda Flight Lands
    > Hill, Martin & Bolton Win Public Health Awards
    > Six Captains Speak: ICC World Cricket League
    > Showcase: Francesca & Dwayne To Perform
    > Two Local Golfers To Play in Pro-Am
    > London Financial Conference Concludes
    > Flora Duffy to Compete in Mexico
    > Alterra Capital: Formation of New Point IV
    > Meyer Promotes Joe Simas To Vice President

    It’s just a shame some have such blinkered views on the news!

    • Bermuda Breeze says:

      Sorry this was really wrong place to put this post (but just wanted to point it out). First and foremost should be condolences to the friends and family.

    • Cat says:

      thanks for pointing this out. I agree with you. I know I personally write positive articles every week!

  12. Sarah says:

    How awful. :( Condolences to his family and friends.

  13. Mark w says:

    RIP, my condolences to your family

  14. Wens says:

    Condolences to the family. TP/LP we were sadden and had heavy hearts when we heard the news. I just want to let you know your extended family are here for you.

  15. B Pedro says:

    Thanks all for your condolances…. very hard time….

    • Rossi NJ says:

      Rest in Peace my friend. You will be missed.

    • bernews says:

      Our sympathies to you and your family B Pedro….

    • eric pedro says:

      my name is eric pedro timmy is my cousin i just heard plese pass on my phonenumber to his mom or sister or wife 617 629 2396 thanks

  16. Unit 29 says:

    R.I.P. My condolances to your wife and daughter.

  17. Not Suprised says:

    Just heard. :-( My deepest condolences to his wife and family. I’m thinking of you guys.

  18. shawn d says:

    OMG this man was my first mentor (1 of the 2 teachin me my first trade) 25 years ago! ive had a dozzen jobs since then but workin with “Timbo” was the best. best friday afternoon drinkin buddy ,guaranteed a good laugh.he will definately be missed by many. condolences to the family. R I P Timmy you’ve earned it

  19. Matt_NJ says:

    My thoughts are and prayers are with Tim up in heaven. My deepest sympathy out to the family. Timmy will be missed