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Man Arrested After Boat Runs Aground In Flatts

Man Arrested After Boat Runs Aground In Flatts

[Updated] Emergency services responded to the North Shore Road, Smith’s area tonight [June 21] after a boat ran aground at Gibbet Island near Flatt’s Inlet, resulting in a man being taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson confirmed that “a 911 call was received from a member... Read more of this article

Two People Injured In Harbour Road Collision

Two People Injured In Harbour Road Collision

Two motorcyclists were injured tonight [June 21] in a collision on Harbour Road just west of the junction with Chapel Road. Emergency services responded to the crash which appeared to involve two motorcycles and resulted in two people being injured and treated at the scene by EMTs. They were then transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital in two ambulances,... Read more of this article

Collision: Van Driver Strikes Wall In West End

Collision: Van Driver Strikes Wall In West End

A van being driven out of Dockyard struck a wall of Grey’s Bridge, with the driver, believed to be a 50-year-old Sandys parish man, sustaining a minor cut to his nose. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:10pm Monday, June 19th police and first responders attended a reported single vehicle crash on Malabar Road in Sandys parish. “It... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Brian Anderson

Police Confirm Death Of Brian Anderson

Marking the seventh road fatality of the year, the police confirmed the death of 63-year-old American visitor Brian Anderson, who died following a collision yesterday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 63 year old Brian Anderson and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Police: 63-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

Police: 63-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

[Updated: Police confirm the male rental cycle rider, believed be a 63-year-old man, has died] At around 5pm today [June 19] emergency services attended a collision on South Road in Devonshire near Turk’s Head Lane, and traffic is being diverted away from the scene until further notice. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5pm today [Monday,... Read more of this article

165 People Treated Due To Collisions In May

165 People Treated Due To Collisions In May

165 victims attended the Emergency Department at KEMH or the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre last month due to road traffic collisions, the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] confirmed today. Two were admitted to ICU, and fifteen were admitted to the hospital’s acute wards. From January to May this year, 622 people required emergency department treatment,... Read more of this article

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Ladder

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Ladder

A man in his 60s was transported to hospital by ambulance after falling approximately 20’ off a ladder this afternoon. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Acting Lieutenant Russann Francis said, “At approximately 4:48pm this afternoon, Friday, June 16, 2017, our 911 Emergency Dispatch Center received a call reporting an industrial accident at Bostock... Read more of this article

62-Year-Old Man Injured In Pedal Cycle Crash

62-Year-Old Man Injured In Pedal Cycle Crash

A 62-year-old man was injured in a pedal cycle collision on Thursday. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5pm Thursday, June 15th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported pedal cycle crash near the King Street, Dundonald Street junction in the City of Hamilton. “It appears that a 62-year-old male pedal cyclist fell to the ground... Read more of this article

Three Vehicle Collision In Southampton

Three Vehicle Collision In Southampton

[Updated] Due to a collision at around 5.15pm today [June 15], there are traffic delays in the Middle Road, Granaway Heights Road Southampton area. A police spokesperson said, “Motorists are advised to expect traffic delays in the Middle Road, Granaway Heights Road Southampton area until further notice due to a collision that occurred around 5:15pm... Read more of this article

8-Year-Old Moved From ICU To General Ward

8-Year-Old Moved From ICU To General Ward

The 8-year-old boy injured in a motocross cycle crash on West Pembroke Primary School field on June 4th has been transferred from the ICU to a general ward at the hospital. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [June 14th] the 8-year-old boy injured in a motocross cycle crash on West Pembroke Primary School field around... Read more of this article

32-Year-Old Airlifted Overseas For Treatment

32-Year-Old Airlifted Overseas For Treatment

The 32-year-old male injured in a collision on June 12th on Somerset Road in Sandys parish has been airlifted overseas for further medical treatment. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [June 14th] the man injured when the rental cycle he was riding struck a wall around 7:40pm Monday, June 12th on Somerset Road in Sandys... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Rental Cycle Crash In Somerset

Man Injured In Rental Cycle Crash In Somerset

Emergency services responded to a collision on Somerset Road this evening [June 12] where a man was injured in a cycle crash. Traffic was diverted away from the area as police processed the crash scene.Police Media Relations Manager Robin Simmons said, “Around 7:40pm Monday, June 12th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported single... Read more of this article

Small Fire Occurs At Bar Area At AC Village

Small Fire Occurs At Bar Area At AC Village

Yesterday evening [June 11] a small fire occurred in an exterior area of the Goslings Dark ’n Stormy Island Bar. An America’s Cup Event Authority [ACEA] spokesperson said, “A small fire occurred yesterday evening in an exterior area of the Goslings Dark ’n Stormy Island Bar. “It was immediately put out by event staff, then Bermuda Fire... Read more of this article