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Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

The police said that inquiries continue regarding two separate collisions which both resulted in people being transported to the hospital for treatment. Inquiries Continue After Motorcycle Crash Leaves Two Males Injured A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries continue regarding a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 1:15am... Read more of this article

Two Injured In Scaur Hill Motorcycle Crash

Two Injured In Scaur Hill Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist and his passenger were transported to hospital this morning [Nov 13] after crashing into a wall in Sandys and falling several feet to the shoreline below, according to police. A spokesperson said, “Around 1:15am Wednesday, November 13th police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Warwick Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Warwick Collision

Emergency services responded to a collision at the junction of Middle Road and Khyber Pass in Warwick tonight [Nov 12] involving a car and a motorcycle which resulted in the motorcyclist being injured and transported to hospital. BPS Corporate Communications Manager Gary Moreno said, “At around 8:59 p.m. Tuesday 12th November 2019, police and... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In St. George’s

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In St. George’s

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a vehicle fire tonight [Oct 29] in the Wellington Slip Road area.The car fire was extinguished and the nearby area wet down. Neighbours gathered in the area saying, smoke entering their homes alerted them to the blaze. A fire investigator arrived later at the scene. Further details are limited at this... Read more of this article

Happy Valley PTA Condemns Arson Attack

Happy Valley PTA Condemns Arson Attack

The Happy Valley Child Care Parents Teachers Association [HVCCPTA] has condemned as “reckless and extremely dangerous” the suspected arson attack on Saturday, October 26 that resulted in significant damage to the childcare center.PTA President Trina Davis-Williams said, “This act is totally unacceptable, dangerous and simply beyond comprehension.... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Ramsay ‘Bo’ Saggar Laid To Rest

Photos/Video: Ramsay ‘Bo’ Saggar Laid To Rest

Family, friends and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service coworkers gathered at New Testament Church of God, Heritage Worship Centre on Dundonald Street today [Oct 27] to pay respects and celebrate the life of fire fighter Ramsay ‘Bo’ Saggar. Officiating the ceremony was Bishop Lloyd Duncan. Many tributes were read and words of comfort were... Read more of this article

Saggar & BFRS Family Have “Lost An Angel”

Saggar & BFRS Family Have “Lost An Angel”

Members of the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service family joined the family of the late Ramsay ‘Bo’ Saggar at the L.F. Wade International Airport on Saturday [Oct 19] to “to pay homage by receiving him and having a motorcade escorting him to the Augustus Funeral Home”. A BFRS spokesperson said, “On Wednesday, October 16, 2019,... Read more of this article

Police: Public Be Vigilant For Motorcycle Bandit

Police: Public Be Vigilant For Motorcycle Bandit

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is advising the public to be vigilant for a male motorcyclist who has confronted car drivers claiming that they were in collision with his motorcycle. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a few recent incidents where a male motorcyclist has confronted car drivers claiming that they were... Read more of this article

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

There were a number of collisions over the weekend, resulting in people being transported to hospital for treatment. Male Motorcyclist & Male 50cc Scooter Rider Collide in Southampton A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

A motorcyclist was seriously injured when two bikes collided on Middle Road in Southampton early this morning [Oct 13], according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle Road in Southampton near Hawthorn Lane. “It... Read more of this article

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Emergency services responded to a collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick last night [Oct 12] where three people were injured and transported to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:30pm Saturday, October 12th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick near the... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS & RBR On Hurricane Preparedness

Video: BFRS & RBR On Hurricane Preparedness

Bernews hosted a News & Views panel discussion today [Oct 11], with Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service Divisional Officer Mark Taylor and Royal Bermuda Regiment Major Dwight Robinson discussing various aspects related to preparing for the approach of a hurricane and how their services respond during and after a storm.Strong winds swept across the... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist & Car Collision On Par-La-Ville Road

Motorcyclist & Car Collision On Par-La-Ville Road

[Updated] A rider “may have sustained serious injuries” after a collision Par-La-Ville Road this evening, the police said. A police spokesperson said, “Around. 6pm Friday, October 11th a collision occurred on Par-La-Ville Road in the City of Hamilton. “Early information indicates that a motorcyclist and a car collided in the... Read more of this article