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Car Damaged In Serious Collision Abandoned

Car Damaged In Serious Collision Abandoned

At approximately 11.15pm tonight [Apr 22], emergency services responded to a serious collision involving a car on Harrington Sound Road near the junction with Walsingham Lane in Hamilton Parish. On arrival, the car with multiple areas of damage, was found in the road near a damaged wall but there were no occupants at the scene. Police closed off a... Read more of this article

8 Year Old Pedestrian Injured In Car Collision

8 Year Old Pedestrian Injured In Car Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision apparently involving a pedestrian and a car on Crow Lane this afternoon [Apr 21] at approximately 4pm. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel could be seen attending to the pedestrian who appeared to be a school student. An ambulance and Police also attended the scene. The student did not appear... Read more of this article

49 Year Old Flown Overseas After Serious Injury

49 Year Old Flown Overseas After Serious Injury

A 49 year old man has been flown overseas for medical care after apparently falling approximately ten feet off a wall at his Hamilton parish home at 3am on Saturday. The police are making inquiries into the incident, and said anyone with any information should contact the Southside Police Station on 293-2222. A police spokesperson said, “Around... Read more of this article

Photos: Vehicle Found Crashed In St George’s

Photos: Vehicle Found Crashed In St George’s

A vehicle was found crashed into a side railing on Wellington Street in St George’s today [Apr 19], and at this time details surrounding the collision are unclear. The railing penetrated the front windscreen, and there is also some foliage inside of the vehicle. We came across the collision scene earlier today, and at last check the vehicle is... Read more of this article

Pedestrian Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

Pedestrian Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

A collision on North Shore Road and Rocky Lane in Hamilton occurred this morning [Apr 17], sending a 52-year-old pedestrian to hospital. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11.30am on Thursday, April 17, first responders attended a reported serious collision at the junction of North Shore Road and Rocky Lane in Hamilton parish.”“It... Read more of this article

35 Year Old Hospitalised After Industrial Accident

35 Year Old Hospitalised After Industrial Accident

At sometime around 1pm today [Apr 14] there was an industrial accident at the KEMH construction site, which resulted in a man being taken to hospital where he is presently listed in stable condition.A Bermuda Hospitals Board spokesperson said, “BHB can confirm that there was an industrial accident on the site of the new Acute Care Wing today... Read more of this article

Woman Recovering From Burns After House Fire

Woman Recovering From Burns After House Fire

A 54 year old woman is recovering after receiving what the police said were “relatively minor first degree burns to her arms and face” in the explosion and blaze that severely damaged a Palmetto Road residence in the early hours of this morning [Apr 13]. Officials originally said no one was injured, however today said that one resident did... Read more of this article

Videos & Photos: Fire At Palmetto Road House

Videos & Photos: Fire At Palmetto Road House

[Updating: Residents managed to escape unharmed after a Palmetto Road home caught fire after what sounded like an explosion at around 2.40am today. Residents of nearby properties were evacuated following the discovery of gas tanks adjacent to where the fire was located. 20 firefighters extinguished the blaze, and the property sustained serious damage... Read more of this article

Airplane Diverts After ‘Burning Smell’ Onboard

Airplane Diverts After ‘Burning Smell’ Onboard

A Caribbean Airlines flight travelling from New York to Trinidad diverted to Bermuda this morning [Apr 11] as a result of the “smell of electrical burning” in the cabin. The Boeing 737-800 — which has 106 people onboard — landed incident free, and no injuries were reported. There are two Caribbean Airlines planes at LF Wade... Read more of this article

Port Royal Staff Member Extinguishes Car Fire

Port Royal Staff Member Extinguishes Car Fire

At approximately 10:00am today [Apr 10], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a vehicle fire on Pompano Beach Road, and on their arrival they discovered that a Port Royal Golf Course staff member had extinguished the fire. Fire Service spokesperson Leonard Davis said, “The vehicle was reported to have visible smoke and flames... Read more of this article


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