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25-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

25-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

The 25-year-old male motorcyclist who injured in a collision with an unmarked police car on September 19th remains in stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [September 28th] the 25-year-old male motorcyclist from Smith’s parish injured in a collision with an unmarked police car around 2:30pm... Read more of this article

25-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

25-Year-Old Man In Stable Condition In ICU

The 25-year-old male motorcyclist from Smith’s parish injured in a collision with an unmarked police car last Tuesday [Sept 19] in Hamilton parish remains in stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [September 25th] the 25-year-old male motorcyclist from Smith’s parish injured in a collision... Read more of this article

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist Remains In ICU

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist Remains In ICU

The 25-year-old male motorcyclist injured in a collision with an unmarked police car on Tuesday in Hamilton parish remains in critical but stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier this morning [September 21st] the 25-year-old male motorcyclist from Smith’s parish injured in a collision with an unmarked police... Read more of this article

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist In ICU After Collision

25-Year-Old Motorcyclist In ICU After Collision

A “full investigation is underway” into yesterday’s collision involving an unmarked police car and motorcycle, with both vehicles being impounded and CCTV footage being reviewed, the police confirmed this morning. The collision left the 25-year-old motorcyclist in the ICU, while the police officer, who was driving the car involved,... Read more of this article

Collision On North Shore In Hamilton Parish

Collision On North Shore In Hamilton Parish

[Updating] Police, BFRS and emergency personnel are currently on scene in the North Shore Road area in Hamilton parish, after what appears to be a road traffic collision. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as ableUpdate 3.17pm: The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service confirmed that they responded to a road traffic collision at the... Read more of this article

Fire Service Respond To St. David’s Dryer Blaze

Fire Service Respond To St. David’s Dryer Blaze

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire tonight [Sept 11] at a home located in the Sofar Lane area of St. David’s. Bystanders indicate that the incident involved a dryer fire which was extinguished by residents with the help of a fire extinguisher supplied by a nearby neighbour. The Fire Service arrived and entered the property... Read more of this article

BPS: Two People Injured In Ferry/Spirit Collision

BPS: Two People Injured In Ferry/Spirit Collision

An 18-year-old woman and a 25-year-old man both sustained “non-life threatening injuries” in the collision involving a ferry and the Spirit of Bermuda on Friday night, the police have confirmed.A police spokesperson said, “It now appears that two persons, believed to be an 18-year-old Pembroke woman and a 25-year-old Pembroke man,... Read more of this article

Photos: Robertson’s Re-Opens After Fire

Photos: Robertson’s Re-Opens After Fire

Following the September 2 fire that caused extensive damage – including the roof collapsing – at the Robertson’s Drug Store building in St. George’s, the business has re-opened to the public.While the building still needs major repairs they were able to open the lower level of the store, with the owners and staff working extremely... Read more of this article

Spirit Of Bermuda To Be Repaired After Collision

Spirit Of Bermuda To Be Repaired After Collision

Following the collision involving the Spirit of Bermuda and a ferry on Friday evening, the Bermuda Sloop Foundation said the damage is “mostly confined to the bowsprit” and they have “contacted our naval architect and builder to carry out repairs in the next few weeks” and “hope to have this work completed so the 2017/18... Read more of this article

Resolute Fast Ferry & Spirit Of Bermuda Collide

Resolute Fast Ferry & Spirit Of Bermuda Collide

[Updated] A police boat is on scene just off the North Arm in Dockyard tonight [Sept 8] where it appears an incident has occurred. There are a few other vessels in the waters nearby including Spirit Of Bermuda, a Government fast ferry, and a couple other vessels. Initial information from bystanders indicates a collision may have occurred between Spirit... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Death Of NZ Visitor

Court: Man Charged With Death Of NZ Visitor

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Sept 6], a 26-year-old man was charged in connection with the death of New Zealand visitor Mary Elizabeth McKee. Andrew Lake, of Southampton, was charged with unlawfully killing Mrs McKee in June of this year. He was also charged with causing actual bodily harm to Mrs McKee’s husband Arthur and causing grievous... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguishes House Fire In Sandys

Fire Service Extinguishes House Fire In Sandys

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire on Tribe Road #6 in Sandys last night [Sept 5], with four vehicles and 10 personnel attending. Spokesperson Acting Lieutenant Russann Francis said, “We responded to a house fire where we entered the building amidst heavy smoke conditions to ensure all occupants were accounted for and safe. “During... Read more of this article

Robertson’s Thanks Community For Support

Robertson’s Thanks Community For Support

Following the devastating fire this past weekend, Robertson’s Drug Store extended their thanks to the community for “their kind words of support” and “generous offers of help,” and said they are “deeply saddened by what has happened, but the clean up has begun.” At around 11.50am on Saturday [Sept 2], the Bermuda... Read more of this article