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Car Goes Down Embankment, Driver Arrested

Car Goes Down Embankment, Driver Arrested

A 63-year-old man was arrested for “suspicion of driving whilst impaired” tonight [Jan 19] after his car went over an embankment in Paget, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of an incident that took place on South Road in Paget 100 west of the entrance to Elbow Beach at 7:42pm today [Saturday]. “It... Read more of this article

Man In Critical Condition In ICU, Woman Arrested

Man In Critical Condition In ICU, Woman Arrested

A 62-year-old man remains in critical condition in the ICU after being struck by a car while walking along North Shore Road in Hamilton parish, and the 41-year-old car driver was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving and later released on police bail. A police spokesperson said, “At last check around 11:20am today [January 18th] the 62-year-old... Read more of this article

Pedestrian Struck By Car On North Shore Road

Pedestrian Struck By Car On North Shore Road

A car driver hit a pedestrian on North Shore Road, resulting in the male victim being taken to the hospital “with what appears to be head injuries.” A police spokesperson said, “Police and other first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on North Shore Road near Trinity Church Road at 3:19pm. “It... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 40-Year-Old Richardo Hill

BPS Confirm Death Of 40-Year-Old Richardo Hill

The police have now confirmed the death of 40-year-old Richardo Gibbs Hill, who died following a motorcycle collision early this morning [Jan 17] in Paget. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 40-year-old Mr. Richardo Gibbs Hill and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Gibbs... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

[Updated] Emergency services have responded to a collision tonight [Jan 16] located on Harbour Road in Paget, which appeared to involve a motorcycle. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel, police and an ambulance attended the scene and the motorcyclist was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment. Further details are limited at... Read more of this article

Car And Motorcycle Collision In Devonshire

Car And Motorcycle Collision In Devonshire

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision earlier today [Jan 16] on Middle Road in Devonshire near the junction with Orange Valley Road, that appeared to involve a car and bike. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel, police and an ambulance all attended the scene, and it is understood that at least one person was taken by ambulance to... Read more of this article

17-Year-Old Man Recovering After Paget Collision

17-Year-Old Man Recovering After Paget Collision

The 17-year-old male hurt in a two motorcycle collision in Paget yesterday morning [Jan 14] is recovering in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this afternoon [January 15th] the 17-year-old male hurt in a two motorcycle collision that occurred around 4:30am Monday, January... Read more of this article

17-Year-Old Male Stable After Collision In Paget

17-Year-Old Male Stable After Collision In Paget

A 17-year-old male who was found injured following a collision in Paget this morning [Jan 14] is listed in stable condition, and the police said that “it is believed that two other individuals were involved in the collision, but fled on foot prior to police arrival.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:30am today [January 14th] police... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Cheryl Eve

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Cheryl Eve

The Bermuda Police Service have confirmed the death of 74-year-old Cheryl Eve following a fire in her Smiths parish apartment. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 74 year old Mrs. Cheryl Eve and extends sincere condolences to her family and friends. “Mrs. Eve was found in an unresponsive state... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Woman

Police Confirm Death Of 74-Year-Old Woman

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] personnel responded to a residential structural fire in Smiths today [Jan 10] which resulted in a woman being transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital. BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 5:04pm reporting a structural fire... Read more of this article

Car Driver Crashes Overboard In Southampton

Car Driver Crashes Overboard In Southampton

[Updated] Around 5:20pm today [Jan 5] emergency personnel responded to a car crash on Middle Road in Southampton, with the police saying that a “car went off the road and ended up overboard” while the driver “escaped the crash unharmed.”A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:20pm today [January 5th] police and fellow first... Read more of this article

Police Continue Investigating Fatal Boat Collision

Police Continue Investigating Fatal Boat Collision

The police are continuing their investigation into the fatal boat collision that took place on January 1st and resulted in the death of 24-year-old Adrian Hassell. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [January 3rd] the injured 30-year-old man said to be from Smith’s parish – and believed to be the operator of the powerboat... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Adrian Hassell

Police Confirm Death Of Adrian Hassell

[Updated] The police have confirmed the death of 24-year-old Adrian Hassell following the boat crash in Sandys parish, and said the “powerboat operator was arrested on suspicion of piloting or being at the helm of a boat while impaired and later placed on police bail.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm... Read more of this article