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Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Crashing Into Wall

Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Crashing Into Wall

A male motorcyclist injured in a collision on Wednesday in Devonshire listed in stable condition on a general ward. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:50pm Wednesday, November 22nd police and first responders attended a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash on Middle Road in Devonshire near the junction with Orange Valley Road. “It... Read more of this article

Driver In Stable Condition On General Ward

Driver In Stable Condition On General Ward

The 41-year-old Southampton man who was injured when the cement truck he was driving overturned in Paget is in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital.A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [November 22nd] the 41-year-old Southampton man injured when the cement truck he was driving overturned on Seabright Avenue... Read more of this article

Collision Involving Two Motorcycles & Truck

Collision Involving Two Motorcycles & Truck

Emergency services responded in the Paget area this afternoon [Nov 21] following a collision which appears to have involved two motorcycles and a truck. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Related StoriesPhotos: Three Vehicle Collision In Devonshire Photos: Vehicle Found Crashed In St George’s Photos:... Read more of this article

Photos, Video: Cement Truck Overturns In Paget

Photos, Video: Cement Truck Overturns In Paget

[Updating] A collision occurred in Paget this morning [Nov 21] resulting in a cement truck overturning. Emergency services on the scene to assist, and further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 9.48am: A police spokesperson said, “Traffic diversions in effect until further notice on South Road in Paget near... Read more of this article

48-Year-Old Stable In ICU After Collision

48-Year-Old Stable In ICU After Collision

A 48-year-old man who was injured in a motorcycle collision on Ord Road on November 16th remains in stable condition in the ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [November 20th] the 48-year-old man believed to be from Warwick hurt when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a parked truck along Ord Road, Warwick... Read more of this article

‘A Piece Of The Rock’ Townhall Discussion

‘A Piece Of The Rock’ Townhall Discussion

A Piece of the Rock would like to invite families affected by road crashes and concerned residents who want to help make Bermuda roads safer to attend a Town Hall Discussion on Tuesday [Nov 21] from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service Hall on King Street in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “A Piece of the Rock would like to invite... Read more of this article

Photos: Car Crashed Into Wall In St George’s

Photos: Car Crashed Into Wall In St George’s

At approximately 4.00pm this afternoon [Nov 18], a collision occurred on Mullet Bay Road in St George’s in which a car driver struck a wall. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Related StoriesDriver Injured In Collision On Middle Road Car Found “Damaged & Unoccupied” In... Read more of this article

Neighbour Thanked For Quick Action On Fire

Neighbour Thanked For Quick Action On Fire

Following a fire this morning [Nov 17] in Warwick, the Fire Service extended their thanks to a neighbour for their “quick thinking in using the hose to contain the fire,” saying that the “fire had the potential to be a lot worse” without their quick intervention.The Fire Service said, “At approximately 8:04am on Friday,... Read more of this article

48-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

48-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

A 48-year-old man who was injured in a motorcycle collision on Ord Road on Thursday [Nov 16] is in stable condition in the ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [November 17th] the 48-year-old man believed to be from Warwick hurt when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a parked truck along Ord Road, Warwick... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Devonshire

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Devonshire

At approximately 6:16pm this evening [Nov 16], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a vehicle fire on Rec View Hill in Devonshire.Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Delton White said, “The vehicle was reported to have visible smoke and flames emitting from the engine compartment of the car. “The Fire Service responded... Read more of this article

48-Year-Old Injured In Collision On Ord Road

48-Year-Old Injured In Collision On Ord Road

A 48-year-old man was taken to hospital following a collision Ord Road this afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a Road Traffic Collision that took place on Ord Road in Paget just west of the Ord Road Laundry near Dunscomb Road at 2:58pm [Thursday]. “It appears that a 48-year-old man was traveling... Read more of this article

Power Outage After Contractor Strikes Cable

Power Outage After Contractor Strikes Cable

[Updated] 94 customers are without power this afternoon [Nov 15] after a “contractor working at the corner of Parliament and Victoria Streets struck a 4KV underground cable.” A BELCO spokesperson said, “At 2:29pm a contractor working at the corner of Parliament and Victoria Streets struck a 4KV underground cable. 94 customers are currently... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Truck Crashes Through Wall

Photos & Video: Truck Crashes Through Wall

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision on Wilkinson Avenue this afternoon [Nov 15], in which a truck crashed through a wall, resulting in the vehicle going off the road. Police, ambulance and fire personnel are on scene, and traffic is currently being diverted, and arrangements are being made to remove the vehicle. Further details are... Read more of this article