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Driver Arrested After Crashing Car Into Wall

Driver Arrested After Crashing Car Into Wall

A  motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst impaired after he crashed his car into a wall in Devonshire last night. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 8:00 p.m. on Sunday 29th November, Police and Bermuda Fire and Rescue [BFRS] were dispatched to a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcar near the junction... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Pembroke

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Pembroke

Yesterday evening [Nov 29], the Bermuda Fire & Service extinguished a structural fire in Pembroke. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 10:52pm on Sunday November 29th, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to reports of smoke and flame issuing from a two story structure in Hamilton, Pembroke. “The Fire Service responded with two appliances... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Kitchen Fire In Southampton

BFRS Extinguish Kitchen Fire In Southampton

The Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished a fire at a home in Southampton this afternoon [Nov 25], A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 12:52pm, the Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service received a report of an fire alarm activating at a residence in Southampton. BFRS responded with 3 appliances and a total of 11 firefighters. “On arrival, fire... Read more of this article

Collision On North Shore Rd In Hamilton Parish

Collision On North Shore Rd In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] There are traffic delays due to a vehicle collision along North Shore Road near Studio Lane, Smith’s. A police spokesperson said, “There has been a two vehicle collision along North Shore Road near Studio Lane, Smith’s [Bethel AME church].“Major traffic delays are expected. Traffic is being diverted at Harrington Sound Road going... Read more of this article

Car Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI

Car Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI

A car driver was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst impaired after a ”report of a road traffic collision involving a private motorcar and a pedestrian” on Front Street at 2.00am on Saturday. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Saturday 14th November, Police and Emergency Medical Services attended a report... Read more of this article

Pacers Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

Pacers Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

The Bermuda Pacers have paid tribute to Clevonte Lodge-Bean, who passed away following a collision in Sandys on November 8. A spokesperson said, “It is with a heavy heart that the club writes this tribute for Clevonte Lodge-Bean. “As a club, we can recall when this young athlete began his athletic dreams with the Bermuda Pacers Track Club. “It... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Caution From Road Users

Police Appeal For Caution From Road Users

The police will have a “heightened presence on the roads” as the holiday season approaches, with Assistant Commissioner of Police Martin Weekes saying “if you choose to flout the island’s traffic regulations, you will find yourself appearing before the courts.” Assistant Commisioner Weekes said, “I would like to echo the... Read more of this article

BNAA Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

BNAA Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

The Bermuda National Athletics Association has paid tribute to Clevonte Lodge-Bean, a talented young athlete who passed away following a collision in Sandys yesterday. BNAA President Donna Raynor said, “On behalf of the Bermuda National Athletics Association we would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family, friends and our athletic family... Read more of this article

Police Identify Victim As Clevonte Lodge-Bean

Police Identify Victim As Clevonte Lodge-Bean

Police have named the victim in the recent fatal road traffic collision as Clevonte Lodge-Bean. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], can now identify the victim in the most recent fatal road traffic collision as, Clevonte Lodge-Bean. “Mr. Lodge-Bean succumbed to injuries sustained in a two vehicle collision, which occurred... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm: 18-Year-Old Dies Following Collision

BPS Confirm: 18-Year-Old Dies Following Collision

The police have confirmed that an 18-year-old male has died following a collision in Sandys this morning [Nov 8]. A police spokesperson said, “Bermuda has recorded its 6th road traffic fatality following a two vehicle collision in Sandy’s Parish. “At around 9:24 a.m. today, Sunday 8th November, police received a report of a serious two... Read more of this article

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

A man is in critical condition in the ICU after he sustained serious head injuries in a collision in Sandys, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “A 38 year old male is listed in critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit at the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, after he sustained serious head injuries in a serious road traffic... Read more of this article

August: 123 Visit Hospital Due To Road Accidents

August: 123 Visit Hospital Due To Road Accidents

123 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre in August due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board Emergency Department [including the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre], attended to 123 cases in August. Nine patients... Read more of this article

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

The Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley and Roads Policing Unit OIC Inspector Charlene Thompson are holding a press conference this afternoon [Oct 19] to “address the recent road fatalities and other traffic related issues.” We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast... Read more of this article