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“People Were Screaming Kids Were On Board”

“People Were Screaming Kids Were On Board”

A witness has described the terrifying moments right after the bus collision today [Mar 11], saying he heard people screaming from the bus that there were kids on board as smoke was emanating and sparking wires were on the bus, with those on the bus starting to hand the children out the window to ensure their safety. At around 11.40am today, a bus crashed... Read more of this article

8 People Injured: East Broadway Bus Collision

8 People Injured: East Broadway Bus Collision

[Updated with video] A collision occurred just before noon today [Mar 11] involving a bus crashing into parked cars on Front Street, just outside of Great Things. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 1.12pm: A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:40am on Wednesday, March 11th first responders attended... Read more of this article

Collision Involving Bus And Taxi On Front Street

Collision Involving Bus And Taxi On Front Street

[Updated] At approximately 12 noon today [March 10] there was a collision involving a bus and a taxi on on Front Street in Hamilton, resulting in damage to both vehicles.  Traffic was reduced to one lane as police, fire and ambulance personnel attended the scene. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update if able. Update Mar 11,... Read more of this article

One Injured After Bus & Car Collide In Pembroke

One Injured After Bus & Car Collide In Pembroke

[Updated] At sometime around 1.30pm this afternoon [Nov 14] there was a collision involving a car and a bus in Pembroke, outside the St John’s Church area. Traffic was restricted temporarily at the scene as emergency responders attended to the scene, with the Police, Fire Service and an ambulance all responding. Details are limited at this time,... Read more of this article

Bus & Car Collision By Crow Lane Roundabout

Bus & Car Collision By Crow Lane Roundabout

[Updated] Commuters are facing traffic delays this morning [Aug 22] after a collision involving a bus and car by the Crow Lane roundabout. As of 8.45am traffic heading into town is backed up. We will update as able.Update 9.03am: The bus has moved, the damaged car remains on scene, and traffic is flowing.Update 12.11pm: The police confirmed that... Read more of this article

Rider Injured In Motorcycle Collision On Front St.

Rider Injured In Motorcycle Collision On Front St.

At approximately 11.45am this morning [Feb 5] there was a collision on Front Street, by the junction with King Street. The bike rider — a young male — was injured and being assisted by people on the scene. He did not appear to have sustained serious injuries. Related StoriesPhotos: Bus Crashed Into Building At Terminal Collision... Read more of this article

Unoccupied Bus Collides With St. George’s Wall

Unoccupied Bus Collides With St. George’s Wall

An unoccupied bus was left stationary on York Street in St George’s and subsequently collided with a wall. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10pm on Tuesday May 8th, police responded to a single vehicle, damage only collision on York Street in St. George’s involving a bus. It appears that an unoccupied bus was left stationary on York... Read more of this article

Bus & Car Collide In Hamilton Parish

Bus & Car Collide In Hamilton Parish

“Around 8:30am on Monday, March 19th police and first responders attended a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of North Shore Road and Old Road in Hamilton parish,” said a police spokesperson. “It appears that a bus was traveling along North Shore Road and a car was traveling along Old Road when the vehicles collided at... Read more of this article

Bus Rolls Into Hamilton Storefront

Bus Rolls Into Hamilton Storefront

[Updated] Earlier this morning [Jan.17] an incident occurred in which it appears a bus rolled back and smashed into a building at the Hamilton Bus Terminal.The Audio-Visual store window is smashed, and police are presently monitoring the scene. Details are limited at this time, but we have asked both the police and Transport Ministry for information,... Read more of this article

Rider Arrested After Striking Parked Bus

Rider Arrested After Striking Parked Bus

Yesterday [Dec.20] a 49-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after crashing his motorcycle into a parked bus in the middle of the afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:30pm on Tuesday December 20th, police attended a reported collision on York Street in St. George’s. It appears that a bus was stationary at a bus... Read more of this article

Power Outage After Bus Strikes Pole

Power Outage After Bus Strikes Pole

[Updated] Traffic is presently being diverted in the North Shore Road area due to an accident which saw a bus smash into a utility pole this afternoon [Nov.24], resulting in over 500 households losing power.A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:30pm Thursday, November 24th police responded to a report of a single vehicle damage only collision... Read more of this article

Teen Injured: Bus & Motorcycle Collide

Teen Injured: Bus & Motorcycle Collide

[Updated with video] At approximately 7:45am this morning [Dec 1] an accident occurred on St David’s main road [just east of Chapel of Ease] which saw a motorcycle and a bus collide. Traffic was held up for a brief time while the Police and emergency personnel attended to the 16-year-old motorcyclist.The motorcyclist was attended to by emergency... Read more of this article

67-Yr-Old Man Hit By Bus

67-Yr-Old Man Hit By Bus

At approximately 8:40am this morning [Nov 24], a man was hit by a bus on Victoria Street, near the juncture of Cedar Avenue in Hamilton. An eyewitness said “I was right ahead of him and I heard the BANG and then all the children on the bus screaming in fright. I turned around and he was just lying on the road.” She went on to say that she... Read more of this article