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Paul Njoroge Appeals To Aviation Committee

Paul Njoroge Appeals To Aviation Committee

Paul Njoroge – a resident of Bermuda whose family was killed in the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash in March — provided testimony before the U.S House Subcommittee on Aviation last month, appealing for greater oversight and aviation safety procedures. Mr Njoroge tragically lost his his wife Caroline Karanja, 7-year-old son Ryan Njoroge Njuguna,... Read more of this article

Collision At Round-A-Bout By Airport

Collision At Round-A-Bout By Airport

[Updated] Traffic delays are expected in the east end due to a collision at the round-a-bout outside the airport, the police said this morning. A police spokesperson said, “A collision has been reported at the round-a-bout outside L. F. Wade International Airport in St. George’s. “Details are limited at this time. However, traffic delays... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision On Middle Road, Warwick

Two Vehicle Collision On Middle Road, Warwick

[Updated] Two people were injured following a two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick around 2:45am today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:45am Wednesday, July 31st police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported serious two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick in the vicinity of Sleepy Hollow Lane involving... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal motorcycle crash on Saturday night in Sandys that claimed the life of 19-year-old Talundae Grant. A police spokesperson said, “Witnesses are still being sought regarding the fatal motorcycle crash that claimed the life of 19-year-old Mr. Talundae Grant. “The reported single vehicle motorcycle... Read more of this article

Police Confirm The Death Of Talundae Grant

Police Confirm The Death Of Talundae Grant

The police have now confirmed the death of 19-year-old Talundae Grant following a crash that occurred early Saturday morning [July 27] on Malabar Road in Sandys parish. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 19 year old Mr. Talundae Grant and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Teen Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm Teen Dies Following Collision

[Updated] Police have confirmed the death of a 19-year-old motorcyclist following a crash early this morning [July 27] on Malabar Road in Sandys parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:55am Saturday, July 27th police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel responded to a reported serious single vehicle crash on Malabar... Read more of this article

58-Year-Old Remains Stable In ICU After Collision

58-Year-Old Remains Stable In ICU After Collision

The 58-year-old man injured in a two car collision on South Road in Paget on July 14 remains in stable condition in the hospital’s ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [July 26th] the 58-year-old male driver injured in a two car collision that occurred around 2:40am Sunday, July 14th on South Road in Paget, near the junction... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Boat Crash Near Castle Island

Man Injured In Boat Crash Near Castle Island

A 63-year-old man was injured in a boating accident that occurred yesterday [July 25] in waters surrounding Castle Island. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:30pm Thursday, July 25th police received a 911 call from a lone boater in marine distress. “The male boater, said to be a 63-year-old Pembroke resident, apparently struck a reef in waters... Read more of this article

Car Crash On South Road In Warwick

Car Crash On South Road In Warwick

[Updated] Following a car crash on South Road in Warwick, BELCO personnel are on scene to repair a pole and traffic diversions are in effect in the area. A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:45am Friday, July 26th a reported single vehicle crash occurred on South Road in Warwick, in the vicinity of Southlands, involving a car and a utility pole. “Early... Read more of this article

200 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In June

200 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In June

200 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre last month due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board Emergency Department attended to 200 road traffic accident cases in June. While the overwhelming majority... Read more of this article

Tractor-Trailer & Motorcycle Collide In Paget

Tractor-Trailer & Motorcycle Collide In Paget

[Updated] Police responded to a collision between a tractor-trailer truck and a motorcycle this morning [July 23] at the Paget traffic lights on South Road in Paget. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:55am today [Tuesday, July 23rd] a collision occurred at the Paget traffic lights on South Road in Paget, near the junction with Middle Road. “Early... Read more of this article

58-Year-Old Remains Stable In ICU After Collision

58-Year-Old Remains Stable In ICU After Collision

The 58-year-old man injured in a two car collision on South Road in Paget on Sunday [July 14] remains in stable condition in the hospital’s ICU. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [July 22nd] the 58-year-old male driver injured in a two car collision that occurred around 2:40am Sunday, July 14th on South Road in Paget, near... Read more of this article

Injured Rider Treated Then Arrested After Crash

Injured Rider Treated Then Arrested After Crash

A 38-year-old man injured in a motorcycle crash on Sunday [July 21] in Paget was treated and discharged from the hospital, then arrested on suspicion of impaired driving. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:15pm Sunday, July 21st a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash occurred on South Road in Paget near the junction with Cataract Hill. “It... Read more of this article