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Inquest Into Death Of Tahira Baker In Fire In UK

Inquest Into Death Of Tahira Baker In Fire In UK

After dying in a fire on September 23, 2015, an inquest has found that Tahira Baker’s death shows “no evidence of suicide or foul play,” with a candle believed to be at fault for causing the blaze. A story in The Star said, “Tahira Baker was caught up in a fire at her flat at Carwood Green, Burngreave. At an inquest into her... Read more of this article

Royal Caribbean Crew Member Dies In France

Royal Caribbean Crew Member Dies In France

One Royal Caribbean crew member has died and four other crew members were injured on the Harmony of the Seas recently in an accident that took place in France. The tragic accident was similar to an incident in Bermuda on July 20 that saw two lives lost, with both involving lifeboats falling from cruise ships into the water during a safety drill. A BBC... Read more of this article

Second Crewman Dies After Cruise Ship Accident

Second Crewman Dies After Cruise Ship Accident

Following an incident on July 20 that saw four crewmembers aboard the cruise ship Norwegian Breakaway injured, a second man has died; the death of Ben Buenaventura comes after 41-year-old Filipino national Diogenes Carpio passed away shortly after the incident. This is according to the website of the Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman law firm,... Read more of this article

Minister Offers Condolences To Johnston Family

Minister Offers Condolences To Johnston Family

The Minister of Tourism, Transport and Municipalities Michael Fahy offered condolences to the family of the late Richard Johnston, the 88-year-old taxi driver who passed away Friday night. Minister Fahy said, “Mr. Johnston was well known as one of Bermuda’s tourism ambassadors and my thoughts are with his family and friends in their time of bereavement.” Mr.... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Richard Johnston

Police Confirm Death Of Richard Johnston

The police have confirmed the death of 88-year-old Richard Johnston of Warwick, who died following a collision on Barnes Corner on Friday evening. The police 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... Read more of this article

88-Year-Old Man Dies Following Traffic Collision

88-Year-Old Man Dies Following Traffic Collision

[Updated - Police confirm the death of the man] An 88-year-old male driver was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital tonight [Sept 9] following a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a taxi overturning, resulting in the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service extricating the man out of the vehicle. A police spokesperson said, “At about... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death: 50-Yr-Old Anthony Williams

BPS Confirm Death: 50-Yr-Old Anthony Williams

The police have confirmd the death of 50-year-old Anthony Williams, who died following a collision in Hamilton Parish early Sunday morning. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 50-year-old Anthony Williams and extends condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Williams was seriously injured... Read more of this article

50-Year-Old Man Dies Following Traffic Collision

50-Year-Old Man Dies Following Traffic Collision

[Updated: Police have confirmed that a 50-year-old man has died.] Emergency services responded to a collision involving a motorcycle and taxi, at approximately 12.30am this morning [Sept 4] on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel tended to the injured rider before he was transported by ambulance to King Edward... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 38-Year-Old Dion Fox

Police Confirm Death Of 38-Year-Old Dion Fox

Police have confirmed the death of Dion Anthony Fox of Clarke’s Hill in St. David’s who died as a result of a road traffic collision that took place in the Dominican Republic. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of 38 year old Dion Anthony Fox of Clarke’s Hill St. David’s... Read more of this article

Court: Driver Charged With Causing Man’s Death

Court: Driver Charged With Causing Man’s Death

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 17], a 43-year-old man was charged with causing the death of Ezariah Matthie by driving without due care and attention. Mr George Simmons was charged with causing the death of Ezariah Matthie, 21, on Ord Road in Paget on 29th February 2016, by driving without due care and attention. He did not have... Read more of this article

Police: “Criminal Investigation Has Commenced”

Police: “Criminal Investigation Has Commenced”

[Updated with videos] The circumstances surrounding the collision that resulted in the death of Travis Lowe “are very suspicious and a criminal investigation has commenced,” the police said, adding that “there is evidence that Travis Lowe was being chased by another motorcyclist along Horseshoe Road and in his attempt to get away from... Read more of this article

Tributes For Dennikia Lambert On Palmetto Road

Tributes For Dennikia Lambert On Palmetto Road

Berkeley Institute honour student Dennikia Lambert is being remembered as a “beautiful young lady both inside and out”, with an impromptu memorial celebrating her life including a tribute sheet, stuffed animals, notes, and flowers placed on Palmetto Road.The collision took place on July 27 on Palmetto Road at the roundabout near Dock Hill and... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 23-Year-Old Travis Lowe

Police Confirm Death Of 23-Year-Old Travis Lowe

The police have confirmed the death of 23-year-old Travis Lowe, who died as a result of a collision that took place on July 26th in Southampton. A police spokesperson said, “Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 23-year-old Travis Lowe who died as a result of a two vehicle road traffic collision that took place on Tuesday July 26th... Read more of this article