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Mother & Daughter Hurt In 3 Vehicle Collision

Mother & Daughter Hurt In 3 Vehicle Collision

A three vehicle collision on North Shore Road in Pembroke yesterday [Oct 21] involving a van, a car, and a motorcycle sent a woman and her 7-year-old daughter to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8.15am on October 21, first responders were dispatched to a reported three vehicle collision on North Shore Road in Pembroke near the junction... Read more of this article

Truck Pulls Down Power Lines On Dock Hill

Truck Pulls Down Power Lines On Dock Hill

[Updated] If you just had your power knocked out again in the Devonshire area it may have something to do with the fact that a truck pulled down lines on Dock Hill at around 7.30am this morning [Oct 22], which appears to have temporarily knocked out power to the area. Personnel from BELCO, Fire and Police are on scene.A police spokesperson said, “Motorists... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Three Vehicle Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Three Vehicle Collision

A 49 year old man was injured and taken to hospital yesterday [Oct 20] after the motorcycle he was riding was involved in a three vehicle collision in Sandys involving a motorcycle and two cars. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6pm on Monday, October 20th first responders attended a reported three vehicle collision at the junction of Mangrove... Read more of this article

Soldier Struck By Car While Directing Traffic

Soldier Struck By Car While Directing Traffic

A 29 year old Bermuda Regiment soldier — who was directing traffic as the road had been reduced to one lane due to debris — was struck by a car yesterday morning in Hamilton parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:15am on Monday, October 20th first responders attended a reported collision on Harrington Sound Road in Hamilton... Read more of this article

35 Year Old Man Injured In Fall From Ladder

35 Year Old Man Injured In Fall From Ladder

A 35 year old man in stable condition on the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit after falling off a ladder on Saturday afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12 noon on Saturday, October 18th first responders attended a report of a man injured after falling off a ladder outside a Longford Road, Warwick residence. “The victim, believed... Read more of this article

Collision: 51 Year Old Man In Critical Condition

Collision: 51 Year Old Man In Critical Condition

A 51 year old man is in critical condition in the ICU following a motorcycle collision on South Road in Devonshire at around 12:10am on Thursday. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 51 year old Hamilton parish man injured in a reported single vehicle motorcycle collision on South Road in Devonshire near the junction with Tee Street... Read more of this article

49 Year Old Winston Jones Dies In Collision

49 Year Old Winston Jones Dies In Collision

[Updated] Following the welcome news that there was no loss of life during the hurricane, police have confirmed the tragic fact that a man has died following a road traffic collision this afternoon [Oct 18]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:30pm on Saturday, October 18th first responders were dispatched to a reported serious collision involving... Read more of this article

Man Crashes Into Wall, Arrested For DUI

Man Crashes Into Wall, Arrested For DUI

A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:10am on Thursday, October 16th first responders attended a reported single vehicle collision on Middle Road in Devonshire in the vicinity of Watlington Road. “It appears that a car was being driven along Middle Road when it collided with a wall. “The driver, a 22 year old Smith’s parish man,... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Single Vehicle Accident

Motorcyclist Injured In Single Vehicle Accident

[Updated] A motorcycle rider was hospitalised early this morning [Oct 16] after being involved in a single vehicle accident on South Road in Devonshire.Emergency services attended the scene at approximately 12am when the injured rider was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment. Police diverted traffic away from the area while traffic... Read more of this article

Fire Service Update On TS Fay Aftermath

Fire Service Update On TS Fay Aftermath

In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Fay the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received 105 emergency calls yesterday [Oct 12] and are still working to address some of these requests. The Fire Service has also issued guidelines for those intending to burn horticultural waste. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis said, “As of 10pm last... Read more of this article