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51 Year Old Man Remains In Critical Condition

51 Year Old Man Remains In Critical Condition

At last check, the 51 year old Hamilton parish man injured in a single vehicle motorcycle collision on October 16th remains in critical condition at the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. Speaking after the collision, a police spokesperson said, “At last check the 51 year old Hamilton parish man injured in a reported single vehicle motorcycle collision... Read more of this article

Unmannned Rocket Explodes After Launch

Unmannned Rocket Explodes After Launch

An unmanned supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after its launch in Virginia last night [Oct 28]. The rocket had originally been scheduled to launch last week, however it was delayed due to Hurricane Gonzalo impact on the tracking site located in Bermuda. Last night the $200 million rocket and spacecraft —... Read more of this article

BFRS Set To Recognize Fire Safety Week

BFRS Set To Recognize Fire Safety Week

On November 3, 2014, beginning at 10.00am, Fire Safety Awareness Week 2014 will begin with an opening ceremony in the Hamilton Fire Station Recreation Hall. Proceedings that day will include an introduction by Deputy Chief Fire Officer Dana Lovell and a welcoming speech by Chief Fire Officer Lloyd Burchall. A spokesperson said, “CFO is inviting... Read more of this article

Woman Arrested After Crashing Into Parked Car

Woman Arrested After Crashing Into Parked Car

A 38 year old St. George’s woman was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving on Saturday [Oct 25] after her car crashed into a parked car on Union Street. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1am on Saturday, October 25th police officers were dispatched to a reported two vehicle damage only collision on Union Street in Pembroke near the junction... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Single Vehicle Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Single Vehicle Collision

A motorcyclist was injured and taken to hospital on Sunday [Oct 26] after colliding with a curb on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:30pm on Sunday, October 26th first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish near the junction with... Read more of this article

Video: Trailer On Landscaper’s Truck Overturns

Video: Trailer On Landscaper’s Truck Overturns

At approximately 4pm this afternoon [Oct 25], a landscaper’s company truck had its attached trailer overturn while negotiating the roundabout at the top of Blue Hole Hill in Hamilton Parish.The trailer landed in the street on its side without coming into contact with anything else and was not obstructing traffic flow. A tow truck arrived on... Read more of this article

Traffic Back To Normal After Truck Downs Lines

Traffic Back To Normal After Truck Downs Lines

After a truck knocked down power lines in Devonshire at 7.30am on Wednesday morning [Oct 22], traffic in the area has now returned to a normal flow. Motorists were previously asked by police to avoid the North Shore Road, Dock Hill Devonshire area as BELCO personnel worked to repair the damage. Today [Oct 24], a police spokesperson said, “Normal... Read more of this article

Man Remains In ICU After Falling Off Ladder

Man Remains In ICU After Falling Off Ladder

At last check today [Oct 23] the 35 year old man injured after falling from a ladder outside a Longford Road, Warwick residence on Saturday [Oct 18] remained in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. The original statement from the police after the incident said, “Around 12 noon on Saturday, October 18th first responders attended a report of a man... Read more of this article

Mother & Daughter Hurt In 3 Vehicle Collision

Mother & Daughter Hurt In 3 Vehicle Collision

A three vehicle collision on North Shore Road in Pembroke yesterday [Oct 21] involving a van, a car, and a motorcycle sent a woman and her 7-year-old daughter to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8.15am on October 21, first responders were dispatched to a reported three vehicle collision on North Shore Road in Pembroke near the junction... Read more of this article

Truck Pulls Down Power Lines On Dock Hill

Truck Pulls Down Power Lines On Dock Hill

[Updated] If you just had your power knocked out again in the Devonshire area it may have something to do with the fact that a truck pulled down lines on Dock Hill at around 7.30am this morning [Oct 22], which appears to have temporarily knocked out power to the area. Personnel from BELCO, Fire and Police are on scene.A police spokesperson said, “Motorists... Read more of this article


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