Hashtag: #FatalAccidents

Police Confirm Fourth Road Fatality Of 2018

Police Confirm Fourth Road Fatality Of 2018

The police have confirmed that the death of 84-year-old Lois Simmons marks the fourth road fatality of 2018. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that the autopsy of 84-year-old Lois Simmons has been completed. “Results verify Ms. Simmons died of injuries caused when the car she was driving struck a tree in the vicinity... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Lois Simmons

Police Confirm Death Of Lois Simmons

The police have confirmed the death of 84-year-old Lois Simmons, and said they are “not currently classifying this incident as a road traffic fatality, until cause of death has been determined by an autopsy.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 84-year-old Lois Simmons and extends sincere... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 84-Year-Old Woman

Police Confirm Death Of 84-Year-Old Woman

[Updated] The police have confirmed that an 84-year-old woman has died following a car collision this afternoon. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Police and other first responders attended a report of a single vehicle road traffic collision that took place around 4:34pm today [Friday] in the area of Barnes Corner. “It appears that... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Denies Causing Death

Court: Woman Denies Causing Death

[Written by Don Burgess] A woman, Collisha Burch, pled not guilty to causing the death of a mother of two while driving under the influence of a dangerous drug. Kerry Hollis, 38, on the morning of September 28, was on her way to work at Rock Island Coffee when she died following a collision on Middle Road, Southampton with a vehicle allegedly driven... Read more of this article

Court: Fatal Boat Collision Trial Set For August

Court: Fatal Boat Collision Trial Set For August

[Written by Don Burgess] A Southampton man charged with the powerboat death of New Zealand visitor Mary McKee had his trial date set for August 13. In December of last year, Andrew Lake pled not guilty to unlawfully killing Mrs McKee, 62, on June 1, 2017, who was in Bermuda to attend the America’s Cup. At that time he also pled not guilty with causing... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police continue the investigation into the fatal collision that resulted in the death of 29-year-old Demarcvjai [Marvin] Williams and 34-year-old Marco Salema, with the police saying they are interested in speaking with anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone who can help track the victims’ movements.A police spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Deaths Of Williams, Salema

Police Confirm Deaths Of Williams, Salema

Following last night’s collision, the police have now confirmed the death of 29-year-old Demarcvjai Williams and 34-year-old Marco Salema. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the deaths of 29 year old Mr. Demarcvjai Williams as well as 34 year old Mr. Marco Salema – the second and third road fatalities... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Two Men Die Following Collision

Police Confirm: Two Men Die Following Collision

[Updated] Police have confirmed that two men have died following a collision on Marsh Folly Road this evening. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Marsh Folly Road at 9.40pm this evening. Details are still emerging, but it appears that a motorcyclist... Read more of this article

Police Investigation Into Road Fatality Continues

Police Investigation Into Road Fatality Continues

The police investigation continues into the death of 69-year-old Howard Charles, which the police said marks the first road fatality of 2018. A police spokesperson said, “The investigation continues regarding the death of 69-year-old Howard Charles – the first road fatality of 2018 – following a serious incident involving the carriage he was driving,... Read more of this article

Carriage Incident: Police Confirm Man’s Death

Carriage Incident: Police Confirm Man’s Death

[Updated] Police and first responders have been dispatched to an “incident involving a horse and carriage” in Devonshire, with police saying that “initial information suggests that one person has been seriously injured.” A police spokeperson said, “At around 3.20pm today [March 8] police and first responders were dispatched... Read more of this article

Court: Mother Loses Case After Fatal Collision

Court: Mother Loses Case After Fatal Collision

A mother whose son died in a road traffic collision in 2013 has lost a court case which she filed on behalf of her son’s two young dependents seeking damages for bereavement. Sandra Matthews-Wilson, the mother of the late Haile Matthews, filed the case alleging that “there must have been some degree of negligence on the part” of the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Anthony Brown

Police Confirm Death Of Anthony Brown

The police have now confirmed the death of 51-year-old Anthony Brown following a collision yesterday afternoon in Hamilton Parish. A police spokesperson said, “Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 51-year-old Anthony Brown of Pembroke parish who died as a result of a serious road traffic collision that took place on Northshore Road... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a road traffic collision this afternoon [Dec 19] on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish. A police spokesperson said, “Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish at 2.55pm today [Tuesday].“Details are still unfolding,... Read more of this article