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Man Charged After Fatal Hit & Run Collision

Man Charged After Fatal Hit & Run Collision

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [April 20], a 26-year-old man was charged in connection with the collision this weekend that resulted in the death of 22-year-old La-Nae Woodley. Patrick Richardson Jr was charged with unlawfully killing Ms Woodley and causing grievous bodily harm to Deidre Morgan by driving whilst impaired, failing to stop... Read more of this article

Premier Dunkley: “Very Tragic & Heartbreaking”

Premier Dunkley: “Very Tragic & Heartbreaking”

[Updated] “I want to extend my sincerest and deepest condolences to the family of La-Nae Woodley. The circumstances of her death are very tragic and heartbreaking,” Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley said today. “”I have been kept abreast of the Police investigation and subsequent developments of the incident,”... Read more of this article

Police Name Victim: 22 Yr Old La-Nae Woodley

Police Name Victim: 22 Yr Old La-Nae Woodley

The police have officially named the victim of this morning’s [April 18] fatal collision as 22 year old La-Nae Woodley, and said they continue to appeal for witnesses or anyone who “may know the whereabouts of a black car with serious front end damage.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the... Read more of this article

Woman Dies Following Collision, Man Arrested

Woman Dies Following Collision, Man Arrested

[Updated: A 22-year-old female motorcyclist died following a hit & run collision in Warwick at around 4am this morning. A light truck left the scene, as did a black car. The truck is in police custody, a 26-year-old man has been arrested, and police continue to seek information on the driver of the black car.] The police have confirmed that a 22-year-old... Read more of this article

[Located] Fatal Collision: Police Seek Black Car

[Located] Fatal Collision: Police Seek Black Car

[Updated] Just to ensure everyone sees this important police appeal, we are posting it separately, as following the hit and run collision which claimed the life of a 22-year-old woman, police are appealing for anyone with “information about the black Kia Picanto which may have obvious front end damage” to contact them — and have now... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Brush Fire In St George’s

BFRS Extinguish Brush Fire In St George’s

At approximately 1:05am this morning [April 18] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed Brush Fire near the intersection of Barry Road and Coot Pond Road, St. George’s. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to the incident with two appliances from our Clearwater Station... Read more of this article

Video: Pallet Fire Extinguished At Camp Hill

Video: Pallet Fire Extinguished At Camp Hill

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service attended a fire in the Camp Hill, Southampton area this evening [April 16] near the Middle Road junction.The BFRS said, “At approximately 9:28 pm on Thursday, April 16, 2015, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed fire on Camp Hill Road, Southampton.” Fire... Read more of this article

Men Injured In Accident Now In General Ward

Men Injured In Accident Now In General Ward

Bermuda police have provided an update on the condition of the two men involved in a collision between a livery cycle rider and motorcyclist on April 11, reporting that both men are now in hospital on a general ward. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [Apr 16], the 23-year-old male livery cycle rider injured in a collision... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Brush Fire On Orange Valley

BFRS Extinguish Brush Fire On Orange Valley

At approximately 11:08 pm last night [April 15], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed Brush Fire on Orange Valley Road, Devonshire. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to the incident with appliances from our Hamilton Station and our Port Royal Station. Each appliance... Read more of this article

Traffic Flow Resumes After Lines Pulled Down

Traffic Flow Resumes After Lines Pulled Down

[Updated] The police have recommended that motorists avoid the South Road, Church Road Southampton area this afternoon [April 15] as traffic diversions are in place due to a tractor trailer pulling down power lines in the area. At 4.30pm, a police spokesperson said, “Motorists are advised that traffic diversions are currently in effect and delays... Read more of this article

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