Police Confirm The Death Of Calvin Carmichael

June 27, 2017

[Updated] A 55-year-old man was pronounced dead yesterday [June 26] after being found unconscious and adrift aboard a boat in the waters off Lagoon Road.

A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:40pm Monday, June 26th police and first responders were dispatched to a report of an unresponsive male in the Lagoon Road, Sandys parish area.

“Initial information suggests that an unconscious 55 year old man, believed to be from Southampton, was found adrift aboard a boat in the waters just off Lagoon Road.

“Marine police assisted in bringing the vessel ashore, where emergency medical personnel commenced lifesaving efforts.

“However, the man was later pronounced dead at the scene by an on call doctor.

“No further information regarding the deceased will be provided at this time, until his next of kin have been notified.”

Update 12.03pm: A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 55 year old Calvin Carmichael and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

“It has now been confirmed that Mr. Carmichael was found unconscious aboard his 24 ft. boat moored in the waters off Lagoon Park dock around 7:40pm Monday, June 26th.

“Members of the public assisted police officers in securing the vessel to the dock, where emergency medical personnel commenced lifesaving efforts.

“However, Mr. Carmichael was later pronounced dead at the scene by an on call doctor.

“Foul play is not suspected. However, an autopsy is anticipated.”

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