Tag: Fatal accidents

Police Clarification On Peter Woolcock’s Death

Police Clarification On Peter Woolcock’s Death

The police said that while it was initially reported that Peter Woolcock was struck by a car on Par-La-Ville Road, subsequent analysis “suggests that Mr. Woolcock fell from the sidewalk onto the passing car, likely due to a pre-existing medical condition he was suffering from at the time.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police... Read more of this article

Video: In Memory of Cartoonist Peter Woolcock

Video: In Memory of Cartoonist Peter Woolcock

A video clip produced by LookTV serves to honour the life and work of Peter Woolcock, who was killed yesterday [Dec 4] after being struck by a car in the Par-La-Ville Road area. The video features Mr. Woolcock, a talented cartoonist whose work regularly appeared in the Royal Gazette, as he discusses his career, which had spanned 54 years at the time... Read more of this article

Premier’s Condolences: Death Of Mr Woolcock

Premier’s Condolences: Death Of Mr Woolcock

[Updated] This evening Premier Michael Dunkley extended his condolences following the passing of Peter Woolcock, who died earlier today after being struck by a car. Premier Dunkley said, “Mr. Woolcock amassed a successful career as a comic strip artist and as a political cartoonist. He published numerous books and was best known in Bermuda for his... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 88 Year Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 88 Year Old Man

[Updated with statement from Premier] A male pedestrian was injured this morning [Dec 4] after being involved in a collision with a car in the Par-La-Ville Road, Serpentine Road Pembroke area. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10am today, Thursday December 4th first responders were dispatched to a reported serious collision in the Par-La-Ville... Read more of this article

Premier’s Condolences: Death Of Dr. Munroe

Premier’s Condolences: Death Of Dr. Munroe

Last night the Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley extended condolences following the passing of Rev. Dr. Myles Munroe and his wife Ruth. Rev Munroe and his wife were among nine people who died when a private Lear jet crashed on approach near Grand Bahama International Airport on Sunday [Nov 9]. The Premier confirmed that he had... Read more of this article

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Munroe

PLP: Condolences On Passing Of Dr. Munroe

Following the death of prominent Bahamian faith leader Rev. Dr. Myles Munroe, Opposition Leader Marc Bean has extended his condolences to his friends and family, as well as to the nation of Bahamas. Rev Munroe and his wife were among nine people who died when a private Lear jet crashed on approach near Grand Bahama International Airport on Sunday [Nov... Read more of this article

19 Yr Old Pleads Not Guilty To Causing Death

19 Yr Old Pleads Not Guilty To Causing Death

In today’s [Nov 3] Supreme Court Monthly Arraignments, Calin Maybury pleaded not guilty to causing the death of Mr Melvin Smith by careless driving on 2nd August on Kindley Field Road; and causing grievous bodily harm by careless, in the same incident, to another person. No trial date was set, however the 19 year old defendant must return for... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Mr. Wayne Dears

Police Confirm Death Of Mr. Wayne Dears

[Updated] The police have now confirmed the death of 51 year old Wayne Dears, who passed away following a motorcycle collision that occurred on October 16th. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 51 year old Wayne Dears of Hamilton parish and extends condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

49 Year Old Winston Jones Dies In Collision

49 Year Old Winston Jones Dies In Collision

[Updated] Following the welcome news that there was no loss of life during the hurricane, police have confirmed the tragic fact that a man has died following a road traffic collision this afternoon [Oct 18]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:30pm on Saturday, October 18th first responders were dispatched to a reported serious collision involving... Read more of this article

46 Year Old Troy Robinson Dies After Collision

46 Year Old Troy Robinson Dies After Collision

[Updated] The police have confirmed that a 46 year old St. Georges man has died following a road traffic collision that took place yesterday [Sept 29] on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of a 46 year old St. Georges man who died as a result of a road traffic... Read more of this article


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