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BPS Confirm Death Of 41-Yr-Old Orlando Burch

BPS Confirm Death Of 41-Yr-Old Orlando Burch

The police have now confirmed the death of 41-year-old Orlando Burch, who died following a collision in Sandys on Thursday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 41-year-old Orlando Burch of Warwick Parish, Bermuda’s 9th road fatality of the year. “Mr. Burch passed away following a serious... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

The police have confirmed that a 41-year-old man has died following a road traffic collision. A police spokesperson said, “Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the ninth road fatality for 2021. The victim, a 41-year-old local man, was rushed to hospital via ambulance after being involved in a collision with a bus on Somerset... Read more of this article

Motorcycle & Bus Collision In Sandys

Motorcycle & Bus Collision In Sandys

[Updated] There was a collision involving a bus and a motorcycle in Sandys today[Sept 9], resulting in the motorcycle rider being “conveyed to KEMH with what are described as very serious injuries.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:25pm on Thursday 9th September, 2021, police and first responders were dispatched to a report of... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Flavio Goncalves

Police Confirm Death Of Flavio Goncalves

The police have now confirmed the death of 35-year-old Flavio Goncalves, who died following a collision in Devonshire on Friday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 35-year-old Flavio Goncalves, Bermuda’s eighth road fatality for 2021, and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Rider Injured In Motorcycle Crash In Southampton

Rider Injured In Motorcycle Crash In Southampton

[Updated] A rider “struck a wall after a blowout of the motorcycle’s rear tyre” while traveling on Middle Road in Southampton on Sunday, the police have confirmed.A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:40pm Sunday, 5th September police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service as well as ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

The police have confirmed that a man has died following a collision earlier today [Sept 3] in Devonshire. A spokesperson said, “Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the eighth road fatality for 2021, said to be a 35-year-old Smith’s parish man, who ultimately succumbed to his injuries in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit late... Read more of this article

Three Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

Three Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

[Updated] Two male riders were transported to hospital via ambulance following a three vehicle collision on Middle Road in Devonshire today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:50am Friday 3rd September 2021 police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service as well as ambulance personnel were dispatched to a reported serious three vehicle collision... Read more of this article

Rider Recovering After Collision In Smith’s

Rider Recovering After Collision In Smith’s

The 19-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a collision with a car in Smith’s parish yesterday [Sept 1] is recovering in the hospital. A police spokesperson said, “At last check, the injured rider, said to be a 19-year-old Hamilton parish man, was recovering in hospital.“He is understood to have a broken collarbone, as well as broken... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Smith’s

Motorcyclist Injured In Collision In Smith’s

[Updated] A male motorcyclist was transported to hospital via ambulance following a collision in Smith’s parish today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:40am today, Wednesday September 1st, police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported serious collision at the junction of Middle Road and Jennings Road in Smith’s parish... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Rider Injured In Collision With Car

Motorcycle Rider Injured In Collision With Car

A motorcycle rider was transported to KEMH last night [Aug 31] for treatment of what is believed to be a serious leg injury, following a serious two vehicle road traffic collision in Warwick A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:00pm on 31st August 2021, police and first responders were dispatched to a two vehicle road traffic collision on Middle... Read more of this article

Photos: Tractor Trailer Carrying Crane Incident

Photos: Tractor Trailer Carrying Crane Incident

A tractor trailer traveling in Sandys “carrying a crane was attempting to negotiate a right hand bend when the load became unstable, causing the to crane tip over, breaking two Belco utility poles as it fell, before crashing into part of the Four Star Pizza Building,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:55pm... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Cycle Fire In Pembroke

Firefighters Extinguish Cycle Fire In Pembroke

Firefighters extinguished a fire on Euclid Avenue this morning [Aug 28], with with a “cycle fully involved in fire.” A BFRS spokesperson said, “On August 28, 2021 at 8:01am, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch received a report of a cycle on fire on Euclid Avenue, Pembroke. “BFRS responded from Hamilton Station with... Read more of this article

Collision On Tee Street & Middle Road

Collision On Tee Street & Middle Road

The police responded to a collision on Tee Street and Middle Road in Devonshire this morning [Aug 27] which took place at the junction which has a sign saying ‘frequent accident spot.’ Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Related StoriesPhotos: Van Crashes On Side In Pembroke Motorcyclist... Read more of this article