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Court: Driver Fined For Striking Pedestrian

Court: Driver Fined For Striking Pedestrian

A motorist who knocked down a pedestrian has been fined $800. Lisa Brewster pleaded guilty to careless driving at Magistrates Court this morning [July 2]. Brewster collided with the female pedestrian on March 6 at the junction of Victoria Street and King Street in Hamilton. The court heard that the victim suffered multiple contusions and soft tissue... Read more of this article

Motorcycle & Car Collision On South Road

Motorcycle & Car Collision On South Road

[Updated] There was a collision involving a car and motorcycle in the area of South Road and Elbow Beach this morning [July 1] police have confirmed, with the area cordoned off and traffic being diverted as of 10.30am. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update 11.08am: Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said,... Read more of this article

BPS Investigation Into Fatal Collision Continues

BPS Investigation Into Fatal Collision Continues

“The investigation regarding the fatal collision that claimed the life of 66-year-old Mr. William Moniz continues and the investigating officer is now Constable Stephen Paynter,” the police said. “Mr. Moniz was seriously injured when the pedal cycle he was riding collided with a male motorcyclist on Middle Road in Devonshire near the... Read more of this article

Minister Walter Roban Extends Condolences

Minister Walter Roban Extends Condolences

“This week, tragically, we have suffered deaths on our roads. I cannot begin to express how deeply saddened I am about the loss of life in such a heart breaking way,” Minister of Transport and Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban said. “On behalf of the Ministry, I wish to extend my deepest and sincerest condolences to the grieving families and... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Deaths Of Darrell And Moniz

Police Confirm Deaths Of Darrell And Moniz

The police have confirmed the deaths of 59-year-old Navell Darrell and 66-year-old William Moniz, which mark the fifth and sixth road fatalities of the year. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the deaths of 59-year-old Mr. Navell Darrell as well as 66-year-old Mr. William Moniz – the fifth and sixth road... Read more of this article

Car Lands On Side After Crash In West End

Car Lands On Side After Crash In West End

[Updated] A car crash occurred this afternoon [June 27] in the west end, with the collision resulting in the car landing on its side and traffic being temporarily restricted in the area as emergency services responded to the scene. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 5.55pm: The police said, “Police... Read more of this article

Police: 66-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

Police: 66-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

The police have confirmed the death of a 66-year-old man following a collision on Saturday evening in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of the 66-year-old Devonshire man who was seriously injured when the pedal cycle he was riding collided with a motorcyclist around 11:50pm Saturday, June... Read more of this article

Police: 59-Year-Old Man Dies After Collision

Police: 59-Year-Old Man Dies After Collision

[Updated] A serious collision occurred this morning [June 27] in Pembroke, involving a car and a motorcycle. A police spokesperson said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a Road Traffic Collision that took place around 10:35am today [Wednesday] on St.Johns Road in Pembroke. The police said it appears that a male on a motorcycle was... Read more of this article

44-Year-Old Man Stable In ICU After Collision

44-Year-Old Man Stable In ICU After Collision

[Updated] A 44-year-old man injured in a rental scooter crash in St. George’s on Sunday [June 24] remains in stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [June 27th] the 44-year-old St. George’s man seriously hurt in a single vehicle rental scooter crash around 10:50pm Sunday, June 24th on Wellington Slip... Read more of this article

Tonight: Road Safety Meeting At Berkeley Institute

Tonight: Road Safety Meeting At Berkeley Institute

Transport officials tonight will “reveal strategic details of a new road safety initiative designed to curb Bermuda’s high rate of traffic collisions,” the Government said. “At a town hall meeting at the Berkeley Institute beginning at 7pm, initiatives such as the proposed road-side sobriety preliminary testing will be discussed,... Read more of this article

Two People Remain In ICU After Collisions

Two People Remain In ICU After Collisions

A 66-year-old man remains in critical condition in the ICU following a collision on Saturday night [June 23] on Middle Road in Devonshire, a 44-year-old St. George’s man is in stable condition in the ICU, while an 18-year-old Hamilton parish woman has been treated and discharged. Injured Pedal Cyclist Remains Critical in the Intensive Care Unit A... Read more of this article

Collision Involving Motorcycle & Pedal Cyclist

Collision Involving Motorcycle & Pedal Cyclist

[Updated] A collision involving a motorcycle and a person on a pedal cycle took place this morning [June 26] in the area of South Road and Church Bay, the police have confirmed. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update 5.16pm: A police spokesperson said, “Around 6:45am today [June 26th] police and fellow... Read more of this article

Car & Motorcycle Collision In Court Street Area

Car & Motorcycle Collision In Court Street Area

A collision involving a car and motorcycle took place in the area of Court Street and Dundonald Street this afternoon [June 25] and police are advising that the area has been cordoned off while the scene is being processed. At 4.30pm, a police spokesperson said, “Please be advised, a collision has taken place between a car and motorcycle in the area... Read more of this article