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Court: Man Denies Causing GBH By Driving

Court: Man Denies Causing GBH By Driving

In this morning’s [Aug 3] Supreme Court Arraignments, Mr Tian Xu pleaded not guilty to causing grievous bodily harm by careless driving on Middle Road in Southampton in December 2014. The 23-year-old was  given a trial date of 21st September. [Note: Due to legal reasons there are very specific rules about commenting on court stories that are not... Read more of this article

Jet Ski Rider Injured In West End Incident

Jet Ski Rider Injured In West End Incident

Emergency services responded to the Nine Beaches area at approximately 12.30pm today [Aug 3] after an incident involving a jet ski group resulted in a rider being injured. The jet ski group transported the injured rider to land where Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel together with crew from an attending ambulance treated the injured rider before... Read more of this article

28 Year Old Man Remains In ICU After Collision

28 Year Old Man Remains In ICU After Collision

As of yesterday, the 28 year old male guest worker injured in a collision in Warwick on July 26th, remains in stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check around 6:30am Saturday, August 1st the 28 year old male guest worker injured around 6:50pm Sunday, July 26th when the livery cycle he was riding collided with a car... Read more of this article

Gabriel Deoliveira Dies After Industrial Accident

Gabriel Deoliveira Dies After Industrial Accident

[Updated: Police confirm that 62-year-old Gabriel Deoliveira has died following an industrial accident at the Pink Beach site.] Police and first responders are on scene following an industrial accident at the Pink Beach site this afternoon [July 29].Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At about 2:18pm police and first responders attended... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Fire At St David’s Residence

BFRS Extinguish Fire At St David’s Residence

At 1:46 pm today [July 28] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a fire on Cocoa Lane in St. David’s. Fire Service spokesperson Acting Lieutenant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to a confirmed fire with two appliances from our Clearwater Station, one appliance from our Hamilton Station and a total of eight personnel.“On... Read more of this article

Collision In Southampton, Traffic Being Diverted

Collision In Southampton, Traffic Being Diverted

Traffic is being diverted in the Southampton area this morning [July 28] due a collision on Middle Road by Five Star Island, which saw a car strike a utility pole, resulting in the pole being in the road. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said that, as of 6.30am, traffic is being diverted in the area. Related StoriesPhotos: Collision Leaves... Read more of this article

Photos: Collision Leaves Bus Shelter Damaged

Photos: Collision Leaves Bus Shelter Damaged

A vehicle collision in Devonshire this morning resulted in a damaged bus shelter in the vicinity, with police saying the “circumstances surrounding this collision are unclear at this time.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 6.20am this morning [July 27], police responded to a single vehicle collision on Christ Church Lane near the... Read more of this article

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

Man In Critical Condition In ICU After Collision

A 28 year old male guest worker is in critical condition in the ICU following a collision yesterday in Warwick. “Around 6:50pm on Sunday [July 26], police responded to a reported collision which took place on South Road in Warwick just east of Warwick Long Bay,” Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said.“It was reported that a 28 year... Read more of this article

Man Seriously Injured In Collision In Warwick

Man Seriously Injured In Collision In Warwick

A man has sustained what the police said were “life threatening” injuries following a collision this evening [July 26] in Warwick, which saw members of the public render assistance by lifting the car off the victim. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At 6.50pm police responded to a report of a collision that took place on South... Read more of this article

Woman Pleads Guilty To Causing GBH By Driving

Woman Pleads Guilty To Causing GBH By Driving

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [July 24], 71-year-old Maria Rego plead guilty to causing grievous bodily harm a man as a result of her driving without due care on the morning of June 1, 2015. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo was told by the Crown Prosecutor that Ms. Rego was turning right into Kilderry Lane off Middle Road in Smith’s when her car... Read more of this article

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