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Driver Arrested After Collision In Hamilton Parish

Driver Arrested After Collision In Hamilton Parish

A driver was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after a car crash in Hamilton parish yesterday evening [May 23]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8pm Thursday, May 23rd police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle car crash on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish, near the junction with Cottage Hill Road. “It... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Vehicle Incident In Smiths

BFRS Respond To Vehicle Incident In Smiths

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a vehicle fire in Smiths this morning [May 21] and arrived to find smoke coming from a derelict taxi, according to officials.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 reporting a vehicle fire at the junction of Harrington Hundreds... Read more of this article

Worker Suffers Minor Burns In Industrial Accident

Worker Suffers Minor Burns In Industrial Accident

A 48-year-old male worker refuelling a power washer on Sunday [May 19] is understood to have sustained minor burns to his hands after fumes from the fuel ignited, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “It now appears that the industrial accident that occurred around 8:45am Sunday, May 19th involved a 48-year-old male worker refuelling a... Read more of this article

22-Yr-Old Woman Recovering On General Ward

22-Yr-Old Woman Recovering On General Ward

A 22-year-old female scooter rider injured in a crash on Friday [May 17] in Paget is recovering in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [May 20th] the 22-year-old female scooter rider injured in a crash around 10:30pm Friday, May 17th at the junction of Stowe Hill and The Lane... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal To Friday Night Paget Crash

Witness Appeal To Friday Night Paget Crash

Police are appealing for witnesses to a scooter crash that occurred around 10:30pm on Friday night [May 17] at the junction of Stowe Hill and The Lane in Paget, which resulted in a woman being injured. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:30pm Friday, May 17th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported scooter crash at... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Fire Incident In Hamilton

BFRS Respond To Fire Incident In Hamilton

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a fire incident this morning [May 19] located on Church Street outside of the Washington Mall building complex. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service and police personnel attended the scene where bystanders reported seeing a small blaze near some industrial equipment that was extinguished. Further details are limited... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Treated & Discharged After Collision

Motorcyclist Treated & Discharged After Collision

A 52-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a  motorcycle crash on Sunday [May 12] in Paget has been discharged after initially receiving treatment in the ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [May 16th] the 52-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 4:20pm Sunday, May 12th... Read more of this article

Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] are asking the public to call 292-5555 for all emergencies of a medical or fire nature until further notice. A BFRS spokesperson said, “Due to technical difficulties experienced at the police communications center we are asking the public to call 292-5555 and press 0 for all emergencies of a... Read more of this article

Investigation Continues: Police & Cycle Crash

Investigation Continues: Police & Cycle Crash

The investigation into the collision involving a police vehicle and a 29-year-old female motorcyclist in Hamilton continues, with the police saying “it has been established that the police vehicle involved had its lights and sirens activated when the unfortunate collision occurred.” A police spokesperson said, “The investigation regarding... Read more of this article

Man Remains Stable In ICU After Paget Collision

Man Remains Stable In ICU After Paget Collision

A 52-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a single vehicle motorcycle crash on Sunday [May 12] in Paget remain listed in stable condition in the hospital’s ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [May 14th] the 52-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 4:20pm Sunday, May... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In North Round-A-Bout Crash

Motorcyclist Injured In North Round-A-Bout Crash

[Updated] A motorcyclist was injured and transported to hospital this afternoon [May 12] after his motorcycle crashed near Trimingham Road in Paget.A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:20pm Sunday, May 12th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash at the north round-a-bout near Trimingham... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision With Police

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision With Police

[Updated] Around 12:20am this morning [May 12] a collision occurred involving a police vehicle and a motorcyclist in Hamilton, with the police saying the “collision occurred as the police vehicle pursued one motorcyclist along King Street, but struck a second motorcyclist.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:20am Sunday, May 12th... Read more of this article

Three People Treated, Discharged From KEMH

Three People Treated, Discharged From KEMH

Three people have been treated and discharged from the hospital following a collision yesterday evening [May 7] in Hamilton parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:20pm Tuesday, May 7th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on Harrington Sound Road in Hamilton parish – not Smith’s parish as... Read more of this article