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Woman Stable After Sandys Parish Collision

Woman Stable After Sandys Parish Collision

A visiting 35-year-old American woman is listed in stable condition on a general ward following a two vehicle collision on Malabar Road in Sandys Parish yesterday afternoon [April 11], according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2.30pm on Thursday, April 11, police and fellow first responders attended a reported two vehicle collision... Read more of this article

Truck Downs Overhead Communication Lines

Truck Downs Overhead Communication Lines

A heavy truck pulled down overhead lines on Middle Road near the junction with Brighton Hill Road in Devonshire this morning [April 12], causing temporary traffic diversions. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11.30am today, police officers were dispatched to an incident involving a heavy truck on Middle Road in Devonshire. “It appears that the... Read more of this article

Collision On Middle Road In Devonshire

Collision On Middle Road In Devonshire

Police have responded to a report of a road traffic collision on Middle Road in Devonshire in the area of Christ Church and are advising the motoring public to take alternative routes while the scene is being processed. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of a road traffic collision on Middle Road in Devonshire in the area of... Read more of this article

Fire In Vessel Engine Room Safely Extinguished

Fire In Vessel Engine Room Safely Extinguished

A fire in the engine room of a Tug/Barge was extinguished and the vessel was able to safely make its way to St. George’s Harbour. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “Wednesday 10th April, 5:38 pm. Bermuda Radio received a telephone call from Crisson’s company reporting that their Tug / Barge had a fire in the engine room,... Read more of this article

16-Yr-Old Female Injured In Ord Road Collision

16-Yr-Old Female Injured In Ord Road Collision

[Updated] Traffic is being diverted away from the vicinity of a two-vehicle collision on Ord Road in Paget that occurred shortly before noon.Traffic is being diverted at Ord Road/Southcote junction and the Ord Road/Harvey Rd junction, according to police.A police spokesperson said, “Police and EMT’s are currently at the scene of a two-vehicle... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Southampton Industrial Accident

Man Injured In Southampton Industrial Accident

A man was injured this morning [April 4] in an industrial accident at the Port Royal Golf Course in Southampton resulting in him being transported to hospital by ambulance. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 7am this morning [4-April] first responders attended the Port Royal Golf Course in Southampton, to a report of an industrial accident. “It... Read more of this article

Hamilton Waterfront Structure Fire Extinguished

Hamilton Waterfront Structure Fire Extinguished

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel attended a fire this afternoon [April 2] located at the structure that houses the new Visitor Services Centre on the Hamilton waterfront. Fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus were seen heading into the structure. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. The two-level... Read more of this article

Bulk Carrier Diverts For Injured Crew Member

Bulk Carrier Diverts For Injured Crew Member

The Marshall Islands flagged Bulk Carrier ‘Super Emma’ has diverted to Bermuda for medical disembarkation of a crew member who has suffered suspected first and second-degree burns. The ship is due to arrive this afternoon [April 1]. In an online post, the Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre [BMOC] said, “Marshall Islands flagged Bulk Carrier... Read more of this article

Minister Extends Condolences To Smith Family

Minister Extends Condolences To Smith Family

“It is with heartfelt regret that we recognize the passing of one or our very own,” said the Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva, in the wake of Tuesday’s fatal road traffic collision. “On behalf of government, and colleagues from the Department of Marine and Ports, I join the community in extending our deepest condolences to the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Anthony Shawn Smith

Police Confirm Death Of Anthony Shawn Smith

The police have now confirmed the death of 51-year-old Mr. Anthony Shawn Smith, who died following a motorcycle collision yesterday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 51-year-old Mr. Anthony Shawn Smith and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Smith – understood to be a... Read more of this article

85-Year-Old Woman Hospitalized After Crash

85-Year-Old Woman Hospitalized After Crash

An 85-year-old Smith’s parish woman is listed in stable condition after a car crash on South Road in Smith’s parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:15am Tuesday, March 26th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle car crash on South Road in Smith’s parish near the junction with Pampas Road. “It... Read more of this article

34-Year-Old Treated & Discharged After Collision

34-Year-Old Treated & Discharged After Collision

A 34-year-old Devonshire man has been treated and discharged from the hospital following a collision in Warwick yesterday evening [March 25], according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6pm Monday, March 25th police and fellow first responders attended a reported single vehicle car crash on Keith Hall Road in Warwick near the junction... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm: Man Dies After Motorcycle Collision

BPS Confirm: Man Dies After Motorcycle Collision

[Updated] A male rider was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash on Palmetto Road in Devonshire this morning [March 26]. A police spokesperson said, “A reported serious single vehicle motorcycle crash has been reported on Palmetto Road in Devonshire near Dock Hill around 7.10 this morning. “It appears that the male rider was found over... Read more of this article