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28-Year-Old Man Hurt In Motorcycle Crash

28-Year-Old Man Hurt In Motorcycle Crash

A 28-year-old man was found in the road on Middle Road in Devonshire on Friday evening, and “motorcycle debris thought to be from this incident was later found along Frog Lane, Devonshire.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:40pm Friday, January 24th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle... Read more of this article

Senior & Child Injured In Two Car Collision

Senior & Child Injured In Two Car Collision

An 81-year-old woman and 6-year-old boy were injured following a collision on Middle Road in Warwick yesterday morning [Jan 23]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:10am Thursday, January 23rd police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two car collision on Middle Road in Warwick, near the junction with St. Mary’s Road. “It... Read more of this article

Two Hurt In Three Car Collision In Southampton

Two Hurt In Three Car Collision In Southampton

Two people were transported to hospital following a three vehicle collision on Middle Road in Southampton on Monday. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:55am Monday, January 20th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported three vehicle collision on Middle Road in Southampton near the junction with Avocado Lane. “It... Read more of this article

BRSC Expresses Sympathies To Burgess Family

BRSC Expresses Sympathies To Burgess Family

The Bermuda Road Safety Council expressed its deepest sympathies to the family of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess, who passed away following a road traffic collision earlier this month. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Road Safety Council expresses its deepest sympathies to the family of Mr. Kijani Burgess, who succumbed to injuries resulting from a tragic... Read more of this article

Two Riders Injured In Collision, One Arrested

Two Riders Injured In Collision, One Arrested

A motorcyclist was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving following a collision in Pembroke on Friday night. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:20pm Friday, January 17th police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service as well as ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision in Pembroke. “It appears that a motorcyclist,... Read more of this article

Video: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

Video: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service were on scene in the Cedar Park, Devonshire area late this evening [Jan 18] extinguishing a fire at the old Cedar Park store.The building, which is located at the back of the neighbourhood, used to be used as a convenience store and has not been in use for the past few years. Further details are limited at this... Read more of this article

1,794 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions In 2019

1,794 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions In 2019

1,794 people visited King Edward VII Memorial Hospital’s [KEMH] Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre due to road traffic accidents in 2019, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. According to BHB, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the period 01 January – 31 December 2019... Read more of this article

30-Year-Old Arrested After Hit & Run Collision

30-Year-Old Arrested After Hit & Run Collision

A 30-year-old man was arrested in connection with a hit and run collision that occurred on January 10th on North Shore Road in Pembroke. A police spokesperson said, “A 30-year-old Pembroke man said to be the driver of a car that struck and injured a 31-year-old male motorcyclist around 2am Friday, January 10th on North Shore Road in Pembroke, near... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 16-Year-Old Kijani Burgess

BPS Confirm Death Of 16-Year-Old Kijani Burgess

The police have now confirmed the death of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess, who passed away following a collision yesterday in Sandys. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “It has since been confirmed that the... Read more of this article

Three Videos: Two Boats On Fire In Dockyard

Three Videos: Two Boats On Fire In Dockyard

[Updated] Fourteen firefighters from the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] – along with six appliances - battled a blaze at Dockyard on Sunday evening [Jan 12], and three videos showing the fire are below. Following the response, a BFRS spokesperson said, “At 6:27pm the BFRS received a call reporting a house boat on fire at the Dockyard... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Teenager Dies After Collision

Police Confirm Teenager Dies After Collision

[Updated] The police have confirmed the very sad news that a teenager has died following a collision in Sandys this afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:15pm Monday, January 13th police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Somerset Road in Sandys parish. “Details... Read more of this article

Two Women Injured, Motorcyclist Flees Scene

Two Women Injured, Motorcyclist Flees Scene

Two women were transported to hospital following a collision last night [Jan 12] in Devonshire, with one woman “sustaining injuries including a potentially life threatening head injury.” The collision involved two vehicles, and the motorcyclist fled the scene and police said “efforts are ongoing to locate the other motorcycle and its... Read more of this article

Photos: Aftermath Of Boat Fire In Dockyard

Photos: Aftermath Of Boat Fire In Dockyard

Fourteen firefighters from the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] battled a blaze at Dockyard last night [Jan 12], with two vessels completely engulfed in flames. Following the response, a BFRS spokesperson said, “At 6:27pm the BFRS received a call reporting a house boat on fire at the Dockyard in Sandys.”“The BFRS responded with six... Read more of this article