Tag: Fatal accidents

Police Identify Two Men Killed In Road Collisions

Police Identify Two Men Killed In Road Collisions

The Bermuda Police Service confirmed the identities of the two men killed in road collisions this weekend as 32 year old Gladwin N’Tiko Smith and 23 year old Meshach Swan. Their deaths marked the 7th and 8th road fatalities for this year. A police spokesperson said, “Mr. Smith died after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a roadside... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister Scott Expresses Condolences

Shadow Minister Scott Expresses Condolences

“Bermuda awoke this morning to the sobering news of the deaths of two men who passed away on our roads. On behalf of the Bermuda Progressive Labour Party, I would like to offer my deepest condolences to their friends and families,” said Shadow Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott. Mr. Scott was speaking after two men died following two separate... Read more of this article

Premier & Minister Express Their Condolences

Premier & Minister Express Their Condolences

Today Premier Michael Dunkley and Minister of Tourism Development & Transport Shawn Crockwell offered the following joint comment in the wake of this weekend’s two road traffic fatalities. At approximately 2.00am this morning [July 20] a male motorcyclist died in a collision in Hamilton parish, and following that a 23-year-old man died in... Read more of this article

Second Road Fatality Overnight: 23 Yr Old Man

Second Road Fatality Overnight: 23 Yr Old Man

Police have now confirmed the tragic news that a second person was killed in a collision overnight, with a 23 year old male motorcyclist succumbing to injuries sustained in a collision in Southampton at 3.45am this morning [July 20] This follows after the collision that claimed the life of a male motorcyclist in Hamilton parish at approximately 2.00am... Read more of this article

32 Yr Old Man Killed In Hamilton Parish Collision

32 Yr Old Man Killed In Hamilton Parish Collision

[Updated: Police identify victim as a 32 year old Pembroke man] The police have confirmed that a male motorcyclist has died following a collision in Hamilton parish at around 2am this morning. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:55am on Sunday, July 20th first responders attended a reported serious single vehicle motorcycle collision on Harrington... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death: Jonathan Burch-DeCosta

Police Confirm Death: Jonathan Burch-DeCosta

[Updated] This afternoon the Bermuda Police officially identified the gentleman who died following an accident on Sunday [June 29] in Sandys parish as 20 year old Jonathan Burch-DeCosta. A police spokesperson said, ” The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 20 year old Jonathan Burch-DeCosta. “Mr. Burch-DeCosta was initially... Read more of this article

60 Year Old Visitor Dies After Cycle Collision

60 Year Old Visitor Dies After Cycle Collision

[Updated] A 60 year old visitor to the island has sustained life threatening injuries following a collision this afternoon in Sandys. A police spokesperson said, “At 1:22pm today [Thursday May 22nd] police responded to a report of a single vehicle road traffic collision that took place at Spar Lane in Sandys involving a tourist riding a livery... Read more of this article

Memorial Service Held For Dale Boorman

Memorial Service Held For Dale Boorman

Family members today [May 20] joined friends and members of the motocross fraternity in celebrating the life of Dale “Stormin” Boorman who tragically lost his life in a Florida race track accident recently. On May 6th, the 20-year-old racer was on the Moto X Raceway in Florida riding his motorbike north along the inside of the track when... Read more of this article

Bermuda Motocross Rider Dies At Florida Race

Bermuda Motocross Rider Dies At Florida Race

[Updated] A 20-year-old man died last night [May 6] following an accident at the Moto X Raceway in Florida, and the Pinellas Park Police have identified him as Dale Boorman from Bermuda. Pinellas Police said Mr Boorman was riding his motorbike north along the inside of the track. Matthew Gardner, 23, of Lakeland, was riding south when he entered a... Read more of this article

Video: Mystery Of Sub Lost Off Bermuda In 1942

Video: Mystery Of Sub Lost Off Bermuda In 1942

A submarine that vanished after leaving Bermuda in 1942 is the subject of the “The Mystery Ship of WWII, The Surcouf” documentary from the New York-based Authority Group. Often the subject of controversy and conspiracy theories, the French sub Surcouf launched as the world’s largest submarine and, at the time of her loss, it was the greatest... Read more of this article


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