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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

Police Confirm Man Dies After Marine Incident

Police Confirm Man Dies After Marine Incident

The police have confirmed that a male has died following a marine incident early this morning [Jan 1]. A police spokesperson said, “At 4:41am police received a call a from a staff member at Lefroy House Lagoon Road, Sandys requesting medical assistance for a male who came knocking on their door for help. “Details are still unclear, but it... Read more of this article

Collision On Middle Road In Devonshire

Collision On Middle Road In Devonshire

Emergency services responded to a collision this evening [Dec 29], on Middle Road in Devonshire near the junction with Tee Street. The collision appeared to involve a motorcycle and a truck. Bystanders indicate that two people may have been injured. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel assisted the injured until they were transported to King Edward... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguishes Warwick Blaze

Fire Service Extinguishes Warwick Blaze

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a fire this afternoon [Dec 29] located near a home in the Spring Hill / Tribe Road #1, Warwick area. It appears the blaze was confined to outside a residence and involved debris. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatuses extinguished the flames and wet down the area. Police also attended the location.... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Collision On Middle Road In Warwick

Motorcycle Collision On Middle Road In Warwick

Emergency services have responded to a collision on Middle Road near Belmont Hills Drive in Warwick this afternoon [Dec 28], that appears to involve two motorcycles. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel and police are on scene, and two people have been transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital by ambulance. Further details are limited at this... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 70-Year-Old Mary Brady

BPS Confirm Death Of 70-Year-Old Mary Brady

Police have confirmed the death of a 70-year-old Mary Brady who died as a result of a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire yesterday [Dec 26]. A police spokesperson said, “Police can now confirm the death of 70-year-old Mary Brady who died as a result of a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire, at 12:24pm on December... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 70-Year-Old Woman

Police Confirm Death Of 70-Year-Old Woman

The police have confirmed the death of a 70-year-old woman following a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire this afternoon [Dec 26]. A police spokesperson said, “Police can now confirm the death of a 70-year-old woman who died as a result of a collision that took place on Vesey Street in Devonshire, at 12:24pm today. “Upon police... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Mullet Bay Road Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Mullet Bay Road Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a single vehicle collision this morning [Dec 25] on Mullet Bay Road in St. George’s where a motorcyclist was injured and transported by ambulance to hospital for treatment. A police spokesperson said, “At 3:10am police and first responders attended a single vehicle road traffic collision that took... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 64-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 64-Year-Old Man

The police have confirmed the death of a 64-year-old man following a collision in Sandys. A police spokesperson said, “At 1:10pm on today [Dec 24] police and other first responders attended the scene of a road traffic collision involving a mini-bus and a car located at Somerset Road and Mangrove Bay Road, Sandys Parish. “It was reported... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Motorcycle Fire In Paget

BFRS Extinguish Motorcycle Fire In Paget

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a cycle fire this afternoon [Dec 22] located at a residence near the junction of Southcote Road and Ord Road in Paget. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Fire dispatch received a call via 911 at 1356 hrs reporting a cycle fire at a residence near the... Read more of this article

Woman Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

Woman Injured In Cobbs Hill Road Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision this afternoon [Dec 22] that occurred on Cobbs Hill Road that appeared to involve a car colliding into a wall. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel extricated a woman from the car, which had landed on its side, before she was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital by ambulance for treatment. A... Read more of this article

Traffic Diverted Due To Collision In Devonshire

Traffic Diverted Due To Collision In Devonshire

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision this afternoon [Dec 21] in the Brighton Hill Road, South Road Devonshire area that involved a car and a motorcycle, resulting in the rider being injured. A police spokesperson said, “A reported two vehicle collision involving a car and a motorcycle has occurred in the Brighton Hill Road, South... Read more of this article

Jan – Nov: 2617 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Jan – Nov: 2617 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] road traffic accident statistics for the period from January 1, 2018 to November 30, 2018 show that a total of 2,617 people required care at the Emergency Department due to road traffic accidents during that time period. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] 2018 statistics from 1 January – 30 November... Read more of this article