Tag: Fatal accidents

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

Police Confirm Death Of Mark Whayman

Police Confirm Death Of Mark Whayman

[Updated: Police have now confirmed the death of 53 year old Mark Whayman.] Late last night [Sept 21] a sailboat with seven people onboard ran aground in Castle Harbour, and according to a statement from the BMOC, the skipper dove into the water and knocked himself unconscious. Emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene and the injured man was... Read more of this article

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

20 Year Old Killed In UK Road Collision Named

The 20-year-old motorcyclist who was killed in a road accident that reportedly involved a Bermuda driver in the United Kingdom on Sunday [Aug 24] has been identified as William Phillip Frederick Ruewell, of West Chiltington Lane, Billingshurst [pictured left; photo courtesy The Argus]. The 69-year-old Bermuda driver of the car involved in the crash... Read more of this article

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

Man Arrested Following Fatal UK Collision

According to a news report from the UK, a 69-year-old Bermuda man on holiday in the United Kingdom has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following an automobile accident that left a 20-year-old motorcycle driver dead. A report in the Littlehampton Gazette says, “The 20-year-old motorcyclist, who was riding a Honda... Read more of this article

Video: Police Address “Carnage On Our Roads”

Video: Police Address “Carnage On Our Roads”

[Updated with video] Police Inspector Robert Cardwell spoke at a press conference today [Aug 14] to bring attention to what he said was “some alarming data that is being gathered as a result of what can only be described as carnage on our roads.” “To date we have recorded 9 road traffic related fatalities. In comparison there were... Read more of this article


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