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Cycle & Police Car Collide On Horseshoe Road

Cycle & Police Car Collide On Horseshoe Road

[Updated] Emergency services responded to an incident on Horseshoe Road in Southampton tonight [Oct 28] that has resulted in a portion of Horseshoe Road near the junction with West Avenue being closed off with police vehicles and crime scene tape. A motorcycle can be seen laying in the road and nearby residents report seeing police searching the area... Read more of this article

Man Stable & Police Appeal For Witnesses

Man Stable & Police Appeal For Witnesses

The 18-year-old man who was injured in a collision in Warwick on October 19 was recovering in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital, and police are appealing for witnesses following in a collision on North Shore Road in Smith’s parish on Saturday evening [Oct 20]. Injured Motorcyclist Recovering in Stable Condition on General Ward A police... Read more of this article

33-Year-Old Woman Arrested After Collision

33-Year-Old Woman Arrested After Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision tonight [Oct 20] on North Shore Road in Smiths that involved two cars. Traffic is currently being diverted away from the area. A police spokesperson said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on North Shore Road in Smiths in the area of... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Rider Injured, Car Driver Arrested

Motorcycle Rider Injured, Car Driver Arrested

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision tonight [Oct 19] on South Road in Warwick involving a car and a motorcycle, that resulted in the rider being “seriously injured”. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:15pm Friday, October 19th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported collision at the junction... Read more of this article

1,350 Visit KEMH Due To Collisions This Year

1,350 Visit KEMH Due To Collisions This Year

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] road traffic accident statistics for the period from January 1 to September 30 of this year show that a total of 1,350 people have required care at the Emergency Department due to road traffic accidents during that time period.A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the period... Read more of this article

Taxi & Car Collision On Middle Road In Warwick

Taxi & Car Collision On Middle Road In Warwick

A taxi driver and his three passengers as well as a car driver and his passenger attended the hospital for medical assessment following a collision yesterday [Oct 16] on Middle Road in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:50pm Tuesday, October 16th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 49-Year-Old Marco Bowen

BPS Confirm Death Of 49-Year-Old Marco Bowen

The police have confirmed the death of 49-year-old Marco Bowen following a collision last night in Devonshire, and also confirmed that the 32-year-old truck driver “has been arrested on suspicion of impaired driving.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 49-year-old Mr. Marco Bowen and... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a collision this afternoon [Oct 8], located on North Shore Road in Devonshire at the Barkers Hill roundabout, with the collision involving a motorcyclist and water truck. A police spokesperson said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a Road Traffic Collision that took place on North Shore... Read more of this article

Collision In Pembroke Results In Power Outage

Collision In Pembroke Results In Power Outage

There is a power outage in the Spanish Point area tonight [Oct 7] after a van collided with a utility pole according to police. A police spokesperson said, “First responders attended a report of a single vehicle road traffic collision that took place on Spanish Point Road near Cove Point Lane in Pembroke at round 9 pm tonight [Oct 7]. “It... Read more of this article

Woman & Man Injured In Separate Collisions

Woman & Man Injured In Separate Collisions

A 26-year-old woman was injured in a collision in Smiths, while a 43-year-old man was injured following a motorcycle crash in Paget. Three Vehicle Collision in Smiths  A police spokesperson said, “Around 8am Thursday, October 4th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported collision in the Middle Road, Store Hill Smiths parish... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire At The Quarry

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire At The Quarry

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire at the Government quarry this morning [Oct 4], with the BFRS confirming that three vehicles were affected, included “one small bus and two construction machines.” A spokesperson said, “Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 0929 hrs reporting vehicles... Read more of this article

Jan – Aug: 1224 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Jan – Aug: 1224 Visit Hospital Due To Collisions

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] road traffic accident statistics for the period from January 1, 2018 to August 31, 2018 show that a total of 1,224 people required care at the Emergency Department due to road traffic accidents during that time period. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the period 1... Read more of this article

Court: Collisha Burch Found Not Guilty

Court: Collisha Burch Found Not Guilty

A 31-year-old woman has been found not guilty of causing the death of another woman, with Collisha Burch being found not guilty in the Supreme Court of causing the death of Kerry Hollis by driving with a dangerous substance in her system and death by careless driving. Kerry Petty Hollis, a 38-year-old mother of two, died following a road traffic collision... Read more of this article