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Car Overturns After Collision In Sandys

Car Overturns After Collision In Sandys

A driver has been transported to hospital following a car crash in Sandys that resulted in the car overturning. A BFRS spokesperson said, “A Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 13.43hrs. reporting a single vehicle accident in Sandys near Overplus Lane. “Upon arrival, firefighters noticed an overturned car in the west... Read more of this article

Two People Involved In Accidents Remain In ICU

Two People Involved In Accidents Remain In ICU

The 17-year-old man that was seriously injured in a jet ski crash on Tuesday [Aug 6] and the 47-year-old man seriously hurt in a separate motorcycle crash on Monday [Aug 5] are still in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. Teen Seriously Injured in Marine Incident Tuesday Remains in ICU A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Hamilton Parish Crash

Motorcyclist Injured In Hamilton Parish Crash

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish early this morning [Aug 9] that involved a motorcyclist crashing into a wall and suffering injuries.A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:35am Friday, August 9th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported serious single vehicle... Read more of this article

Two People Stable In ICU After Collisions

Two People Stable In ICU After Collisions

The 17-year-old man seriously injured in a jet ski crash on Tuesday [Aug 6] and the 47-year-old man seriously hurt in a separate motorcycle crash on Monday [Aug 5] are both listed in stable condition in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. Driver Unhurt After Car Overturns on Somerset Road Wednesday A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:50pm... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Crash Remains In ICU

Motorcyclist Injured In Crash Remains In ICU

The 47-year-old male injured in a motorcycle crash on Monday in Smith’s parish is in critical but stable condition in the hospital’s ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier today [August 7th] the 47-year-old male rider seriously hurt in a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 8:55pm Monday, August 5th... Read more of this article

17-Year-Old Male In ICU After Marine Incident

17-Year-Old Male In ICU After Marine Incident

The 17-year-old male who was seriously injured in a jet ski incident yesterday is listed in “critical but stable condition in the hospital’s ICU,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6pm Tuesday, August 6th police officers and ambulance personnel responded to a reported marine incident in the Robinson’s... Read more of this article

Overturned Car On Somerset Road In Sandys

Overturned Car On Somerset Road In Sandys

[Updated] Police received a report of an “overturned car” this afternoon [Aug 7] on Somerset Road in Sandys, and said that traffic delays are expected in the area while the scene is processed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:50pm Wednesday, August 7th police received a report of an overturned car on Somerset Road in Sandys parish... Read more of this article

Ambulance Responds To West Marine Incident

Ambulance Responds To West Marine Incident

Emergency services responded to the dock at Robinson’s Marina this afternoon [Aug 6] after an incident occurred in the water in the Somerset area. Bystanders indicated that a jet ski was involved in a collision and the rider was injured. A tender from a nearby super-yacht was seen approaching the dock with the injured person on board. Bermuda... Read more of this article

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

The 47-year-old male rider seriously hurt in the motorcycle crash in Smiths parish last night [Aug 5] is listed in critical condition in the hospital’s ICU, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [August 6th] the 47-year-old male rider seriously hurt in a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Smiths Parish Crash

Motorcyclist Injured In Smiths Parish Crash

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a motorcycle crash on Store Hill in Smiths earlier tonight [Aug 5] that resulted in the rider being injured. The injured rider was tended to by Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel before being transported by ambulance to King Edward Memorial Hospital. Store Hill is closed to traffic flow while police... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist In Stable Condition After Crash

Motorcyclist In Stable Condition After Crash

A 38-year-old female rider is in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital after a crash on the Causeway Bridge on July 31st. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this afternoon [August 5th] the 38-year-old female rider injured in a single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 7:50am Wednesday, July 31st on the Causeway... Read more of this article

Team Rescue Visitors After Rental Boat Capsizes

Team Rescue Visitors After Rental Boat Capsizes

A joint services marine team rescued six US tourists yesterday after their rental boat capsized in the west end. The Royal Bermuda Regiment and police team on police boat Rescue 2, deployed as part of the marine security element for the traditional Non-Mariners raft up at Mangrove Bay, swung into action after the Boston Whaler, about 13ft long, overturned... Read more of this article

Paul Njoroge Appeals To Aviation Committee

Paul Njoroge Appeals To Aviation Committee

Paul Njoroge – a resident of Bermuda whose family was killed in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash in March — provided testimony before the U.S House Subcommittee on Aviation last month, appealing for greater oversight and aviation safety procedures. Mr Njoroge tragically lost his his wife Caroline Karanja, 7-year-old son Ryan Njoroge Njuguna,... Read more of this article