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Police Confirm Death Of Stephen Proctor

Police Confirm Death Of Stephen Proctor

[Updated: The police confirmed that a man has died after falling off a cliff on North Shore Road in Pembroke late this morning. They subsequently identified the man as 67-year-old Stephen Proctor.]A man has been taken to hospital after he “fell overboard off a cliff on North Shore Road,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Kerry Petty Was ‘Thoughtful, Kind, Artistic’

Kerry Petty Was ‘Thoughtful, Kind, Artistic’

[Written by Don Burgess] Thoughtful, kind, artistic – those are just a few of the words Kerry Petty’s friends used to describe the talented baker who was killed in a traffic accident on Thursday morning. Ms. Petty was on her motorcycle on Middle Road in Southampton when her vehicle was involved in an accident with a car, whose female driver... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal collision in Southampton that claimed the life of 38-year-old Kerry Petty yesterday [Sept 28], saying “the investigating officer would like to speak with a man who apparently witnessed the incident and stopped at the scene.”A police spokesperson said, “The witness appeal continues regarding... Read more of this article

Collision: Police Confirm Death Of Kerry Petty

Collision: Police Confirm Death Of Kerry Petty

[Updated: The police confirmed the sad news that the motorcyclist, 38-year-old Kerry Petty, has died. In addition, police confirm the 30-year-old female car driver was "arrested on suspicion of impaired driving" and released on police bail.]A female motorcyclist was taken to hospital following a collision between a car and motorcycle around 5.48am... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Death Of NZ Visitor

Court: Man Charged With Death Of NZ Visitor

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Sept 6], a 26-year-old man was charged in connection with the death of New Zealand visitor Mary Elizabeth McKee. Andrew Lake, of Southampton, was charged with unlawfully killing Mrs McKee in June of this year. He was also charged with causing actual bodily harm to Mrs McKee’s husband Arthur and causing grievous... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death: 52-Year-Old Collins Smith

Police Confirm Death: 52-Year-Old Collins Smith

[Updated] The police have now confirmed the death of 52-year-old Collins Smith following a collision on Black Watch Pass. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 52-year-old Collins Smith who tragically lost his life after being involved in a single vehicle collision, which took place on Black Watch... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm Man Dies Following Collision

Police have confirmed that a man has died following a motorcycle collision on Black Watch Pass this evening [Aug 11]. A police spokesperson said, “First responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Black Watch Pass in Pembroke on Friday at 6:30pm. “Details are still emerging but it appears that a 52-year-old... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Omari Symonds

Police Confirm Death Of Omari Symonds

The police have now confirmed the death of 22-year-old Omari Symonds, who died following a collision last night in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 22-year-old Omari Symonds, who tragically lost his life after being involved in a two vehicle collision, which took place on Middle Road,... Read more of this article

Male Motorcyclist Dies In Devonshire Collision

Male Motorcyclist Dies In Devonshire Collision

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a serious collision tonight [Aug 6] on Middle Road in Devonshire. Police are diverting traffic away from the area while they process the scene. Details are limited at this time, however we expect a police statement to be forthcoming and will update as able. Update 10.12pm: A police spokesperson said, “Around... Read more of this article

Fatal Boat Collision: Court Appearance Expected

Fatal Boat Collision: Court Appearance Expected

The investigation into the boat collision in June that claimed the life of New Zealand native Mary Elizabeth McKee is “nearing its conclusion,” the male who was arrested is “on island under strict bail condition,” and a “court appearance is expected in due course,” the police said today.At 10:40pm on June 1st of... Read more of this article

Tributes Paid To Model Sophie Fraser-Smith

Tributes Paid To Model Sophie Fraser-Smith

[Written by Don Burgess] Those in Bermuda’s fashion industry have paid tribute to model Sophie Fraser-Smith, 21, who died tragically on Tuesday in a road collision. Photographer Mike Jones has worked with Miss Fraser-Smith on numerous modeling assignments. He told Bernews, “Sophie and I have been doing photoshoots together for the last six years.... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Sophie Fraser-Smith

Police Confirm Death Of Sophie Fraser-Smith

The Bermuda Police Service have now confirmed the death of 21 year old Sophie Fraser-Smith, and said they extends sincere condolences to her family and friends. “Ms. Fraser Smith was seriously injured around 3:10pm Tuesday, July 18th when a truck collided with the motorcycle she was riding along Middle Road in Southampton, near the junction with Scenic... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 21-Year-Old Woman

Police Confirm Death Of 21-Year-Old Woman

[Updated] The police have confirmed that there was a fatal collision in Southampton this afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Traffic diversions are currently in effect near Heron Bay Primary School on Middle Road in Southampton due to a reported fatal collision that occurred around 3:10pm today. “Details are limited at this time. However, the... Read more of this article