Tag: Fires

Photos/Video: East End House Fire Extinguished

Photos/Video: East End House Fire Extinguished

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel attended a house fire at approximately 8.30pm tonight [Feb 25] on Talavera Lane located in Wellington, St. George’s. Two fire service vehicles responded with police personnel also attending the scene. Fire fighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze and searched the property.... Read more of this article

Photos: No Injuries At Woodlawn Road Home Fire

Photos: No Injuries At Woodlawn Road Home Fire

[Updated with more photos] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service along with Police responded to a house fire at approximately 12.30pm on Woodlawn Road in Sandys. Everyone in the residence, which also serves as a nursery, escaped without injury. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “At 12.29pm today [Feb 12] Police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue... Read more of this article

Ministry And BFRS Issue Fire Safety Reminders

Ministry And BFRS Issue Fire Safety Reminders

The Ministry of National Security and the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service today [Feb 9] issued important fire safety reminders in the wake of a series of fires which have taken place throughout the community in recent weeks. Some preventative measures as it relates to fireplaces, candles, heaters and gas stoves are as follows:Refrain from smoking... Read more of this article

Video: Fire Extinguished At Gibbons Gardens

Video: Fire Extinguished At Gibbons Gardens

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service responded to a fire at the Gibbons Gardens in Devonshire, with thirteen firefighters responding at 3.24am this morning [Feb 7]. A structure at the property suffered what the BFRS described as “extensive heat and smoke damage, as well as structural damage”. The BFRS said no one was in the property... Read more of this article

No Injuries At Mill’s Point Road House Fire

No Injuries At Mill’s Point Road House Fire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a house fire on Mill Point Road in Pembroke at approximately 6am this morning [Feb 5]. The fire was extinguished and there was extensive smoke and heat damage throughout the residence but no injuries have been reported.Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis said, “At... Read more of this article

Quarry Lane Warwick Brush Fire Extinguished

Quarry Lane Warwick Brush Fire Extinguished

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire Service responded to a brush fire at approximately 1.15pm this afternoon [Feb 2] on Quarry Lane in Warwick with four vehicles and approximately twelve personnel attending the scene. An area of brush approximately fifty feet by one hundred feet was involved and fire fighters took approximately thirty minutes to extinguish the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 59 Yr Old Richard Perry

Police Confirm Death Of 59 Yr Old Richard Perry

[Updated: Police confirm the death of 59 year old Richard Perry of Paget] Firefighters are presently on scene at a fire in Bostock Hill West in Paget, with multiple personnel on scene as of this writing [12.13am], and the police also in attendance. Details are limited at this time and we will update as able. Update 12.18am: We continue to receive unofficial... Read more of this article

Fire Service On Scene At Tynes Bay Incinerator

Fire Service On Scene At Tynes Bay Incinerator

[Updated] At approximately midnight, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to the Tynes Bay Incinerator on Palmetto Road Devonshire, with two fire trucks and multiple personnel attending the scene. Smoke is visible in the area, and firefighters remain on scene as of this writing [12.40am]. Details are limited at this time, however we... Read more of this article

BFRS Responds to St. George’s Brush Fire

BFRS Responds to St. George’s Brush Fire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a brush fire on Slippery Hill Road in St. George’s on Friday [Jan 16] at 9.30pm, with six firefighters and more than 2,500 gallons of water required to extinguish the flames. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis said, “The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to the incident... Read more of this article

Photos: House Sustains Major Damage In Fire

Photos: House Sustains Major Damage In Fire

[Updated] At approximately 1:05am this morning [Jan 19], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a two-storey structure involved in fire near Ramgoat Hill, Smiths. The dwelling sustained serious structural damage inclusive of a partial collapse of roof and floors, and one person who suffered from smoke inhalation and was taken to... Read more of this article


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