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30 Year Old Man Injured In Motorcycle Collision

30 Year Old Man Injured In Motorcycle Collision

Around 4am on Sunday, August 31st first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish, near the junction with Studio Lane. A police spokesperson said, “It appears that a male motorcyclist was riding along North Shore Road and collided with a wall. The 30 year old Hamilton parish... Read more of this article

Section Of Harbour Rd Closed Off After Collision

Section Of Harbour Rd Closed Off After Collision

[Updated] Following a two car collision this afternoon [Aug 31] that resulted in both drivers being injured, a section of Harbour Road in Paget has been cordoned off with traffic diversions in effect, the police said.At 6.00pm, a police spokesperson said, “Motorists are advised that until further notice a section of Harbour Road in Paget has been... Read more of this article

Container Overturns In Blue Hole Hill Area

Container Overturns In Blue Hole Hill Area

Police are on scene directing traffic in the Blue Hole Hill area in the east end after a container overturned this morning [Aug 31]. Details are what exactly transpired are unclear at this time, however we will update with additional information as able. Related PostsPhotos: Two People Injured In 2 Vehicle Collision Photos: Vehicle Found... Read more of this article

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

The 20-year-old motorcyclist who was killed in a road accident that reportedly involved a Bermuda driver in the United Kingdom on Sunday [Aug 24] has been identified as William Phillip Frederick Ruewell, of West Chiltington Lane, Billingshurst [pictured left; photo courtesy The Argus]. The 69-year-old Bermuda driver of the car involved in the crash... Read more of this article

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

According to a news report from the UK, a 69-year-old Bermuda man on holiday in the United Kingdom has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following an automobile accident that left a 20-year-old motorcycle driver dead. A report in the Littlehampton Gazette says, “The 20-year-old motorcyclist, who was riding a Honda... Read more of this article

Car Found Unoccupied After Crashing Into Pole

Car Found Unoccupied After Crashing Into Pole

A car smashed into a utility pole on on Middle Road in Southampton early this morning [Aug 25], and the police said it is “unclear at this time if any injuries were sustained” as the car was found unoccupied. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:20am on Monday, August 25th police officers were dispatched to a reported single vehicle... Read more of this article

Local Pleasure Boat Towed After Engine Fails

Local Pleasure Boat Towed After Engine Fails

On Wednesday, August 20 at 6.25pm, a local pleasure boat with seven people aboard had to be towed after its engine failed and it was left adrift in water too deep to anchor in. A spokesperson from the Bermuda Maritime Operations Center said, “The local pleasure boat Liquid Asset was reported as disabled off Clearwater Beach, St. David’s,... Read more of this article

Three Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

Three Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

[Updated] Three people were taken to hospital tonight [Aug 22] after a collision involving a car and two motorcycles occurred at approximately 12.40am on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish near the junction with Coney Island Road. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to the scene and cared for the three injured people until two ambulances... Read more of this article

Two Injured In Middle Rd, Southampton Collision

Two Injured In Middle Rd, Southampton Collision

[Updated] At approximately 7:50pm this evening [Aug 21] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a single vehicle accident on Middle Road, Southampton. The Fire Service responded to the incident with one vehicle and four personnel, and Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis stated that “the vehicle was reported to have... Read more of this article

Rider Escapes Injury As Flames Engulf Cycle

Rider Escapes Injury As Flames Engulf Cycle

At approximately 3.38pm on Tuesday [Aug 19] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a cycle fire on South Road near the junction with Middle Road in Paget. The bike was completely destroyed by the fire, and a nearby building also suffered some damage as a result of the blaze. The rider apparently indicated that he stopped the bike... Read more of this article


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