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Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

Multiple People Injured In Separate Collisions

There were a number of collisions over the weekend, resulting in people being transported to hospital for treatment. Male Motorcyclist & Male 50cc Scooter Rider Collide in Southampton A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

A motorcyclist was seriously injured when two bikes collided on Middle Road in Southampton early this morning [Oct 13], according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am Sunday, October 13th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Middle Road in Southampton near Hawthorn Lane. “It... Read more of this article

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Three Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Emergency services responded to a collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick last night [Oct 12] where three people were injured and transported to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:30pm Saturday, October 12th police, fire and ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious collision on Cobbs Hill Road in Warwick near the... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS & RBR On Hurricane Preparedness

Video: BFRS & RBR On Hurricane Preparedness

Bernews hosted a News & Views panel discussion today [Oct 11], with Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service Divisional Officer Mark Taylor and Royal Bermuda Regiment Major Dwight Robinson discussing various aspects related to preparing for the approach of a hurricane and how their services respond during and after a storm.Strong winds swept across the... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist & Car Collision On Par-La-Ville Road

Motorcyclist & Car Collision On Par-La-Ville Road

[Updated] A rider “may have sustained serious injuries” after a collision Par-La-Ville Road this evening, the police said. A police spokesperson said, “Around. 6pm Friday, October 11th a collision occurred on Par-La-Ville Road in the City of Hamilton. “Early information indicates that a motorcyclist and a car collided in the... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Hurt In Collision With Truck

Motorcyclist Hurt In Collision With Truck

A 21-year-old motorcyclist sustained a head laceration as well as arm and leg abrasions after a collision involving a truck  on North Shore Road in Devonshire yesterday [Oct 10]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:50am Thursday, October 10th police officers and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported collision on North Shore... Read more of this article

Collision On North Shore Road In Devonshire

Collision On North Shore Road In Devonshire

A collision has occurred on North Shore Road in Devonshire, with a rider involved sustaining head and facial injuries and traffic delays expected in the area. A police spokesperson said, “A collision has occurred on North Shore Road in Devonshire in the vicinity of the former Clayhouse Inn. “Details are limited at this time. However, early... Read more of this article

Child Pedestrian Struck By Electric Pedal Cyclist

Child Pedestrian Struck By Electric Pedal Cyclist

A 12-year-old pedestrian was transported to hospital via ambulance Tuesday evening [Oct 1] after being struck by an electric pedal cyclist in Sandys. According to police, the man that was riding the electric pedal cycle then left the scene with the assistance of another man on a motorcycle. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:25pm Tuesday, October... Read more of this article

Police: 16-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck By Truck

Police: 16-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck By Truck

A 16-year-old pedestrian was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for treatment of “potentially serious injuries” after being struck by truck in Southampton this morning [Oct 2]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:50am Wednesday, October 2nd police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel were dispatched... Read more of this article

Traffic Delays Due To Collision In Southampton

Traffic Delays Due To Collision In Southampton

There are traffic delays in the Middle Road, Whale Bay Southampton area this morning [Oct 2] due to a collision. A police spokesperson said, “A collision has occurred in the Middle Road, Whale Bay Southampton area. “Early information indicates that a truck and a pedestrian are involved. The pedestrian is believed to have potentially serious... Read more of this article

Motorcyclists Injured In Southampton Collision

Motorcyclists Injured In Southampton Collision

Emergency services responded to a collision in Southampton this morning [Sept 30] in which two motorcyclists were injured. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:30am Monday, September 30th a reported two motorcycle collision occurred on Harbour View Drive in Southampton, on the Fairmont Southampton resort property. “It appears that the two riders... Read more of this article

172 Visit KEMH Due To Collisions In August

172 Visit KEMH Due To Collisions In August

172 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]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for August 2019 are now available. There were 172 cases that required attention... Read more of this article

Van Fire In Pembroke Under Investigation

Van Fire In Pembroke Under Investigation

Police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded to a reported van fire this morning [Sept 27] on Fentons Drive in Pembroke – the second time the same vehicle has been damaged by fire this month. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12.05am on Friday, September 27, police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded... Read more of this article