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Njoroge: ‘Broke My Heart, My World Went Silent’

Njoroge: ‘Broke My Heart, My World Went Silent’

Paul Njoroge has spoken about his deep pain and grief over losing his family in the Ethiopian Airlines crash, telling the CBC that it broke his heart and his world went silent. In a tragedy of indescribable proportions, the Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board. Mr Njoroge, who works... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Van Crash In Hamilton Parish

Photos & Video: Van Crash In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] Emergency personnel responded to North Shore Road in Hamilton parish today [March 12] after a collision occurred which resulted in the van landing on its side, and appearing to bring down power lines.A police spokesperson said there was a “single vehicle collision on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish outside of Francis Patton School,”... Read more of this article

Condolence Book Opens For Paul Njoroge

Condolence Book Opens For Paul Njoroge

A condolence book has opened for people to express their sympathies to Paul Njoroge whose family were tragically killed in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash, with Mr Njoroge’s wife, three small children and mother in law all on the flight that crashed on Sunday. In a tragedy of indescribable proportions, the Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly... Read more of this article

Condolences Expressed After Tragic Plane Crash

Condolences Expressed After Tragic Plane Crash

Condolences are being expressed for local resident Paul Njoroge whose family were tragically killed in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash, with Mr Njoroge’s wife, three small children and mother in law all on the flight that crashed on Sunday. The Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa, killing all on board. The... Read more of this article

Family Appeals For Help After Fatal Collision

Family Appeals For Help After Fatal Collision

“If anyone knows anything can you please come forward, as this has ruined my whole family’s life.” Those were the words from the family of the late Jen-Naya Simmons, who tragically died following a hit and run collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish on July 15th of last year. Ms Simmons family joined the police... Read more of this article

Collision On North Shore Road In Smiths

Collision On North Shore Road In Smiths

[Updated] Police and fire personnel are on scene following a collision this afternoon [March 7] in North Shore Road in Smith’s. A police spokesperson said, “There has been a collision reported on North Shore Road in Smith’s parish near Store Hill. “Details are limited at this time. However, early indications are that the injuries sustained... Read more of this article

Video: Police Conference On Fatal Collision

Video: Police Conference On Fatal Collision

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [March 7] to discuss the death of Jen-Naya Simmons, who died following a collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish on July 15th of last year. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Sandys Parish

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Sandys Parish

[Updated] Police are advising the motoring public to “expect delays” on Middle Road/Main Road in Sandys due to a three vehicle collision this morning.Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Please be advised there has been a three vehicle collision on Middle Road/Main Road in Sandys in the area of Packwood Home and Pearman’s... Read more of this article

BPS Investigation Into Fatal Collision Continues

BPS Investigation Into Fatal Collision Continues

The police investigation into the fatal road collision on Friday which claimed the life of 39-year-old Shannon-Hugh Davis continues, and any witnesses are urged to contact the police.A police spokesperson said, “The 38-year-old male motorcyclist hurt in Friday’s fatal Hamilton parish collision remains in stable condition on a general ward at the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Shannon-Hugh Davis

Police Confirm Death Of Shannon-Hugh Davis

Police have confirmed the death of 39-year-old Mr. Shannon-Hugh Davis following a collision in Hamilton parish on Friday evening. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 39-year-old Mr. Shannon-Hugh Davis and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Davis – understood to be... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

[Updated: The police said they can now “confirm the death of a 39-year-old man who died as a result of a road traffic collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish.]A 39-year-old man is in critical condition while another male was “arrested for suspicion of driving whilst impaired” following a collision this evening... Read more of this article

Man Discharged & Woman Stable After Collision

Man Discharged & Woman Stable After Collision

A 22-year-old man hurt in a motorcycle crash yesterday evening [Feb 27] in Paget was treated in hospital and later discharged, while a 32-year-old woman injured in a car crash on Monday [Feb 25] in Hamilton parish is listed in stable condition on a general ward. 22-Year-Old Male Rider Hurt in Paget Crash Treated & Discharged A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

[Updated with video] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a car fire on Harbour Road in Warwick this evening [Feb 27] where firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 reporting a car fire just east of... Read more of this article