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Man Recovering After Hamilton Parish Collision

Man Recovering After Hamilton Parish Collision

The 57-year-old St. George’s man who was extracted from a damaged vehicle following a collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish yesterday [Nov 15] is recovering in stable condition on a general ward, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:40pm Thursday, November 15th police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel... Read more of this article

Traffic Advisory: Collision In Hamilton Parish

Traffic Advisory: Collision In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] Police are advising motorists to avoid the Crawl Hill, Hamilton parish area due to an overturned car. At around 5.00pm today, a police spokesperson said, “A car has overturned in the Crawl Hill, Hamilton parish area. “Police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel are on scene. Initial information suggests no serious injuries... Read more of this article

Jan – Oct: 1,489 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Jan – Oct: 1,489 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] road traffic accident statistics for January 1, 2018 to October 31, 2018, show that a total of 1,489 people required care at the Emergency Department due to road traffic accidents during that time period. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] 2018 statistics from 1 January – 31 October show that due... Read more of this article

Investigation Continues Into House Fire In Sandys

Investigation Continues Into House Fire In Sandys

The Fire Service and police said they “continue to investigate the circumstances of a fire that occurred around 5:20pm on November 1st at a Scott’s Hill Road, Sandys parish residence where the lifeless body of 66-year-old Mr. Erroll Cross was discovered.”A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service and the Bermuda Fire &... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

Fire Service Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a vehicle fire this morning [Nov 12] in the Tribe Road #5, Paget area.Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Fire dispatch received a call via 911 at 5:21am reporting a car fire in Paget. Upon arrival firefighters noticed a car involved in fire.... Read more of this article

Car Overturned After Crash On St. David’s Road

Car Overturned After Crash On St. David’s Road

[Updated with video] A collision occurred on St David’s Road this evening [Nov 11] which resulted in the car overturning onto its side.Police, fire and ambulance personnel are on scene, and while not officially confirmed at this time, it does not appear that the driver has been seriously injured. Further details are limited, however we will... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 66-Year-Old Erroll Cross

Police Confirm Death Of 66-Year-Old Erroll Cross

The police have named the man found deceased after the fire at a home in Sandys as 66-year-old Erroll Cross, and said the cause of the fire remains under investigation. A police spokesperson said, “On Thursday 1st November 2018 approximately 5:30pm police and officers from the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a structural fire at # 33... Read more of this article

Ming Extends Condolences To Wales Family

Ming Extends Condolences To Wales Family

St George’s North MP Renee Ming extended her condolences to the family and friends of Arthur ‘George’ Wales, who died recently following a collision in St George’s.Ms Ming said, “Death is never easy to deal with! Arthur ‘George’ Wales was one of those figures in St. George’s that always wore a smile.... Read more of this article

One Person Injured In Southampton Collision

One Person Injured In Southampton Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision on Middle Road in Southampton this afternoon [Nov 6], that resulted in a person being transported to hospital after being injured in the crash, according to police. A police spokesperson sad, “Around 4:55pm today [November 6th] police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a crash... Read more of this article

Collision: Motorcyclist Injured, Driver Arrested

Collision: Motorcyclist Injured, Driver Arrested

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision at Barkers Hill round-a-bout in Devonshire tonight [Nov 5], involving a motorcycle and car which resulted in the motorcyclist being injured and the car driver being arrested on suspicion of impaired driving, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:25pm today [November 5th]... Read more of this article

“George Was Always A Happy, Outgoing Guy”

“George Was Always A Happy, Outgoing Guy”

[Written by Don Burgess] A St George’s man is being remembered by his family and friends for his ever-present smile and his willingness to help anyone. Arthur ‘George’ Wales died on Saturday after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a truck on Cut Road in St George near the old machine shop. George, who picked up his nickname as... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 48-Year-Old Arthur Wales

BPS Confirm Death Of 48-Year-Old Arthur Wales

[Updated] The police have confirmed the death of 48-year-old Arthur Wales following a collision in St. George’s last night, and also confirmed that the 62-year-old truck driver “has been arrested on suspicion of impaired driving and subsequently released on police bail.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm... Read more of this article

Man Dies After Collision In St George’s

Man Dies After Collision In St George’s

[Updated] At sometime around 7.00pm this evening [Nov 3] there was a serious collision in St George’s. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 8.38pm: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Cut Road in... Read more of this article