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Three People Injured In Separate Collisions

Three People Injured In Separate Collisions

A male motorcycle rider was injured in a collision in St. George’s, and in a separate incident two males were injured in a collision in Smiths. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:57 p.m. on Thursday, July 11th, 2024, police received a report of a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle at Pepper Hall/Orange Hole Road,... Read more of this article

Visitor Injured In Collision In Southampton

Visitor Injured In Collision In Southampton

A visitor was injured in a single vehicle collision occurred on Middle Road, in Southampton this morning. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:10am Friday, 12th July 2024, a reported single vehicle collision occurred on Middle Road, in Southampton. “Early information indicates that the collision involved a visitor, who is understood to... Read more of this article

Person Arrested After Three Vehicle Collision

Person Arrested After Three Vehicle Collision

A collision involving two cars and a van occurred in Warwick this afternoon [July 9], and “one person has been arrested on suspicion of impaired driving.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 3pm Tuesday, 9th July 2024, a reported three vehicle collision occurred at the junction of Middle Road and Longford Road in Warwick. “Early... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Marvin Johnson

Police Confirm Death Of Marvin Johnson

The police have confirmed the death of 64-year-old Marvin Johnson. A police spokesperson said, “Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm Bermuda’s third road fatality of 2024, 64-year-old Marvin Johnson, and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “As stated in the original witness appeal made by the BPS on... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

Two Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

A  collision involving a police motorcycle and car occurred in Devonshire this morning [July 7], with the policeman sustaining minor injuries. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:30 AM on Sunday, 7 July 2024, there was a report of a two vehicle collision on Middle Road, Devonshire near the junction with Kilderry Estate, involving a police motorcycle... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision In Southampton

Two Vehicle Collision In Southampton

A two vehicle collision involving a taxi and a motorcycle occurred on South Road in Southampton. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:20 PM on Friday, 5th July, 2024, police and other first responders were dispatched to a reported serious, two vehicle collision, involving a taxi and a motorcycle, on South Road, Southampton, in the vicinity of Southampton... Read more of this article

Bermuda Ranked High Per Capita In Collisions

Bermuda Ranked High Per Capita In Collisions

[Written by Don Burgess] With police revealing Bermuda has between four to six traffic accidents per day, that places the island in the top 10 countries in the world in reported accidents per population. Based on the mid-range figure of five accidents per day, Bermuda would have 1825 accidents per year, placing us tenth on the list, just below Slovenia’s... Read more of this article

Three Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

Three Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

A three vehicle collision in Devonshire has resulted in two motorcyclists being sent to hospital. This afternoon [June 27] a police spokesperson said, “Police are currently at the scene of a three vehicle collision, which occurred on North Shore Road in Devonshire in the vicinity of Cameron Close. “Early information suggests that two motorcycles... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Rider Injured In Collision In Pembroke

Motorcycle Rider Injured In Collision In Pembroke

A motorcycle rider was injured in a collision in Pembroke on Tuesday evening. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:50pm on Tuesday, June 25, 2024, Police and Emergency Medical Services personnel were dispatched to a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle, at the junction of St. Johns Road and Langton Hill, Pembroke. “It... Read more of this article

Four Vehicle Collision On South Road

Four Vehicle Collision On South Road

[Updated] There was a four vehicle collision South Road in Southampton this evening. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7pm Tuesday, 25th June 2024, police and emergency medical personnel responded to a reported four vehicle collision on South Road in Southampton, near the junction with Horseshoe Road. “Details are limited at this time.... Read more of this article

Motorcycle & Truck Collision In Southampton

Motorcycle & Truck Collision In Southampton

A collision involving a motorcycle and a heavy truck occurred in Southampton this morning. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:50 AM on Tuesday, 25th, June 2024, police and other emergency responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Georgia’s Bay Road and the Railway Trail in Southampton. “Early... Read more of this article

86-Year-Old In Hospital After Taxi Crash

86-Year-Old In Hospital After Taxi Crash

An 86-year-old woman was “placed on a ward as a precautionary measure and continues to receive treatment for her injuries, which are understood to be non-life threatening,” after the taxi crash on Harbour Road this weekend, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, 22nd June 2024,... Read more of this article

Two Injured In Collision On Harbour Road

Two Injured In Collision On Harbour Road

Two people have been injured in a collision on Harbour Road this afternoon [June 24], the police have confirmed A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:20pm, Monday 24th June 2024, Police and Emergency Medical Services personnel were dispatched to a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a private motor car and a livery cycle on Harbour Road,... Read more of this article

‘Went Through A Wall & Landed In The Water’

‘Went Through A Wall & Landed In The Water’

A “vehicle with four occupants inside went through a wall and landed in the water“ on Harbour Road today [June 22] and “all four occupants were pulled from the vehicle with one of them reportedly having sustained a minor injury,” the police confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “There has been a single vehicle road traffic... Read more of this article

Road Traffic Collision In Pembroke

Road Traffic Collision In Pembroke

A two vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a motorcar occurred in Pembroke. A police spokesperson said, “There has been a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a motorcar at the junction of Happy Valley Road and Montpelier Road, Pembroke. “It is understood the motorcycle riders sustained injuries which... Read more of this article

Car Crash On Harbour Road, Traffic Diversions

Car Crash On Harbour Road, Traffic Diversions

[Updated] Traffic is currently being diverted on Harbour Road this afternoon [June 15] due to a car crash, with the police confirming that a car “struck a wall and ended up at the water’s edge” and the “female driver sustained non-life threatening injuries and was assisted out of the vehicle.” A police spokesperson said, “Around... Read more of this article