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Car/Cycle Collision In Harrington Sound Road

Car/Cycle Collision In Harrington Sound Road

Traffic is being diverted on Harrington Sound Road due to a road traffic collision involving a pedal cycle and a car. A police spokesperson said, “Traffic is being diverted on Harrington Sound Road between Paynter’s Road and Trinity Church Road, Hamilton Parish due to a road traffic collision. “Around 3:39pm Police and other 1st responders... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Fire At Mid Atlantic Wellness

BFRS Extinguish Fire At Mid Atlantic Wellness

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished a fire at the Mid Atlantic Wellness Institute. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 9:52am, fire dispatch received a call reporting a fire at the Mid Atlantic Wellness Institute. BFRS responded with 3 appliances out of the Hamilton Station. “On arrival, fire crews found a Sterno which had fallen... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police have confirmed that a man has died following a road traffic collision on Middle Road in Paget this afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Police and other first responders were this afternoon called out to a two vehicle collision, involving a car and a motorcycle, just east of Four Ways Inn on Middle Road in Paget. “Upon arrival,... Read more of this article

87 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In Feb

87 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In Feb

87 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre last month due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. According to the BHB, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the period 1 January – 29 February 2020, shows the following:“87... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

Two Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

A male motorcycle rider was transported by ambulance to the hospital following a two-vehicle collision involving a car and a motorcycle on North Shore Road this morning. A police spokesperson said, “At around 11:15 this morning, police responded to a reported two-vehicle collision involving a car and a motorcycle, near the Terceira’s gas station... Read more of this article

Fire In One Of The Remand Cells At Westgate

Fire In One Of The Remand Cells At Westgate

[Updated] There was a fire in one of the remand cells at the Westgate Correctional Facility this morning [March 10], with the fire extinguished by Corrections Officers, while the BF&RS “attended to ensure the safety and security of the area.” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, “First and foremost I want to thank... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Tow Truck Fire

Firefighters Extinguish Tow Truck Fire

Firefighters extinguished a tow truck fire that occurred this morning [March 8] in Hamilton. A Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson said, “At 6:20am, dispatch received a call of a vehicle fire at the junction of King Street and Elliot Street. One appliance responded from Hamilton Fire Station with a total of four firefighters. “Upon... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision In North Hamilton

Two Vehicle Collision In North Hamilton

[Updated with photos] Police are advising the public that Court Street is now closed off between Ewing Street and Angle Street due to a “serious two vehicle collision” at the junction of Till’s Hill and Ewing Street. At 10.17am this morning, a police spokesperson said, “Please be advised that as a result of a serious two vehicle collision... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Smiths

Video: BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Smiths

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished a vehicle fire in Smiths parish this afternoon.A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 12:52pm a call was received reporting a vehicle with smoke and flames issuing in Smiths parish. Four appliances from the Hamilton Station responded, with a total of 8 personnel. “On... Read more of this article

Car Crash On Middle Road In Sandys

Car Crash On Middle Road In Sandys

Emergency services responded to a collision on Middle Road in Sandys this morning [Feb 19] involving a car, with damage to both the vehicle and a low wall visible at the scene.  Police were diverting traffic at the scene, with traffic heading out of Somerset experiencing delays. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Related... Read more of this article

111 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In Jan

111 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In Jan

111 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre last month due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. According to BHB, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the month of January are available in the table above and reveal the following... Read more of this article

67-Year-Old Man Hurt After Falling Off A Ladder

67-Year-Old Man Hurt After Falling Off A Ladder

A 67-year-old man sustained minor injuries after falling approximately 7 feet off a ladder in Hamilton Parish. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 5:25pm a call was received by fire dispatch reporting a 67-year-old male having fallen off a ladder from approximately 7 feet sustaining a injury to his right shoulder at Winton Drive Hamilton Parish. “BFRS... Read more of this article

20-Year-Old Man Hospitalised After Collision

20-Year-Old Man Hospitalised After Collision

A 20-year-old man was transported to hospital via ambulance for treatment following a two vehicle collision in Smith’s parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:10am Tuesday, February 4th police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service as well as ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Middle... Read more of this article