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BPS Confirm Death Of 52-Yr-Old Robert Hudson

BPS Confirm Death Of 52-Yr-Old Robert Hudson

The police have confirmed the death of 52-year-old Robert Hudson, who died following a collision in St George’s on Sunday, marking the sixth road fatality of the year. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 52-year-old Robert Hudson, Bermuda’s sixth road fatality for 2022, and extends sincere... Read more of this article

Serious Motorcycle Collision In St George’s

Serious Motorcycle Collision In St George’s

A motorcycle rider was transported to hospital with what were described as ‘life threatening injuries’ after a crash in St. George’s today [May 22]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:45pm, Sunday 22nd May, police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a serious collision along Cut Road near the junction with... Read more of this article

BHCS Donates $1,000 To Mascarinas Family

BHCS Donates $1,000 To Mascarinas Family

Bermuda HealthCare Services donated $1,000 to the family of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, who sadly died as a result of a explosion earlier this month in Southampton. Executive Chairman of BHCS Dr. Ewart Brown said, “When we heard about the tragic accident that claimed the lives of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, we wanted to assist the family in the aftermath... Read more of this article

Funds Being Raised For Mascarinas Family

Funds Being Raised For Mascarinas Family

The Association of Filipinos in Bermuda are accepting donations for the family of Oscar and Jove Mascarinas, who were tragically killed in a house explosion in Southampton earlier this month. In an online post, the Association of Filipinos in Bermuda said, “We are saddened by the news of the recent death of our member, Jove Mascarinas, wife of the... Read more of this article

Photos: Vehicle Overboard By Causeway

Photos: Vehicle Overboard By Causeway

The two male occupants of the vehicle “did not appear to have been injured” after they crashed overboard in the area of the Causeway, the police confirmed today.A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 6:00 a.m. today, Saturday, 14th May, 2022, police received a 911 report that a SUV had gone overboard at the Causeway. “Upon... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Jove Mascarinas

Police Confirm Death Of Jove Mascarinas

The police have confirmed the sad news that a second person has died following the house explosion in Southampton, with the police confirming the death of 50-year-old Jove Mascarinas. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 50-year-old Jove Mascarinas and extends sincere condolences to her family... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision In Smiths Parish

Two Vehicle Collision In Smiths Parish

A 40-year-old male has been transported to hospital “for treatment of what has been described as serious injuries” following a two vehicle collision in Smith’s this evening [May 9]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:30pm on Monday 9th May 2022, police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a serious two vehicle... Read more of this article

Fundraising For The Mascarinas Family

Fundraising For The Mascarinas Family

The Association of Filipinos in Bermuda are raising funds for the Mascarinas family after Oscar Mascarinas tragically died following an explosion at his Southampton apartment on May 2, with the explosion leaving his wife in the ICU. The Association of Filipinos in Bermuda said, via social media, “We regret to inform you that one of our members, Oscar... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Oscar Mascarinas

Police Confirm Death Of Oscar Mascarinas

The police have now confirmed the death of 49-year-old Oscar Mascarinas, who died following the explosion in Southampton. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 49-year-old Oscar Mascarinas and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Mascarinas, a Filipino guest worker, was... Read more of this article

Minister Visits Scene, Expresses Condolences

Minister Visits Scene, Expresses Condolences

Earlier today, Minister of National Security Michael Weeks visited the scene of last night’s home explosion incident, which tragically resulted in the death of a 49-year-old man. Minister Weeks commented, “This incident continues to be foremost on our minds today. It was incredibly tragic to learn that one of the injured persons has succumbed to... Read more of this article

Explosion In Southampton, Five People Injured

Explosion In Southampton, Five People Injured

[Updating: There was an explosion at a Hilltop Court, Southampton residence which officials said was likely "caused by a gas leak" and "five occupants of the residence, which is made up of a series of apartments, were conveyed to the hospital to be treated for various injuries" ] Emergency service personnel are responding to an incident in the Southampton... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Truck Dumpster Separating From Vehicle’

Video: ‘Truck Dumpster Separating From Vehicle’

The police received a call “regarding a garbage truck dumpster separating from the vehicle on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish” this afternoon [May 2]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:30pm today [2nd May 2022], a call was received regarding a garbage truck dumpster separating from the vehicle on North Shore Road in Hamilton... Read more of this article

BFRS To Commence Recruitment Process

BFRS To Commence Recruitment Process

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] will commence a recruitment process for 11 firefighters starting tomorrow [April 29]. Minister of National Security, Michael Weeks, said, “I am pleased that the recruitment process will begin. This will bolster the ranks of the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service. I would encourage women and men looking for a... Read more of this article