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Man Injured In Fire On Jennings Bay Road

Man Injured In Fire On Jennings Bay Road

At 2:11 am this morning [July 3] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed fire on Jennings Bay Road, Southampton. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BFRS responded to a confirmed fire with one appliance from our Port Royal Station and four personnel. “On arrival, smoke and flames... Read more of this article

Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

Burchall Appointed Caribbean Association VP

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service today [July 2] announced that Chief Fire Officer Reginald Lloyd Burchall, having recently attended the Caribbean Association of Fire Chiefs Conference [CAFC] in the Dominican Republic, was voted in as the Vice President of the Association. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “The annual event... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguish Van And Pedal Bike Fires

Fire Service Extinguish Van And Pedal Bike Fires

At approximately 2.39pm today [June 29], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of an abandoned van on fire in the Warwick area. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy, reported “BFRS responded to the incident with appliances from our Port Royal Station and 4 personnel. On arrival, an abandoned van, debris and... Read more of this article

Video: Southampton Brush Fire Extinguished

Video: Southampton Brush Fire Extinguished

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a brush fire tonight [June 29] in Southampton at approximately 8.00pm with multiple appliances attending the scene near Pompano Beach Road.At least three fire appliances and a private water truck could be seen at the location with fire personnel wearing breathing apparatus wetting down the... Read more of this article

BFRS Responds To Hamilton Parish House Fire

BFRS Responds To Hamilton Parish House Fire

A house fire on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish today [June 24] saw three Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service vehicles and 10 personnel respond, with “extensive heat and smoke damage” reported. Russann Francis from the Bermuda Fire & Rescue spokesperson said, “Today the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service responded to a fire on... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguish Smiths Parish House Fire

Fire Service Extinguish Smiths Parish House Fire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service attended a house fire at approximately 8.58pm tonight [June 19] on Century Lane in Smiths.Sergeant Russann Francis reports, “We responded to a fire at a two storey residence where there were visible flames seen through the windows of the building on arrival. Two firefighters fully dressed in breathing apparatus... Read more of this article

Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service Promotions

Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service Promotions

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service has promoted four of its personnel, including Sergeants Leonard Davis and Albert “Jay” Donawa being promoted to Lieutenants, and firefighters DeRoy Somner and David Malpas being promoted to Sergeant. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “Succession planning is a natural cycle within any... Read more of this article

Car Fire At National Sports Centre Extinguished

Car Fire At National Sports Centre Extinguished

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel attended a vehicle fire at approximately 11pm tonight [May 29] at the National Sports Centre. The fire which occurred on the same property as the ongoing Relay For Life event was extinguished before the Fire Service arrived with bystanders using fire extinguishers to put out the fire. Bystanders told Bernews... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Happy Valley Brush Fire

Firefighters Extinguish Happy Valley Brush Fire

[Updated] At approximately 9.29pm tonight [May 20], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of a confirmed brush fire in the Happy Valley area. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy, reported “BFRS responded to the incident with appliances from our Hamilton Station and our Port Royal Station. Each appliance... Read more of this article

Photos: Man Rescued From Warwick Home Fire

Photos: Man Rescued From Warwick Home Fire

[Updated with photos] Multiple appliances from the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service attended the Warwickshire Road, Warwick area at approximately 8.30pm tonight [May 18] to a reported fire in a residence where an occupant had to be rescued. Details are limited at this time, however Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said. “At approximately... Read more of this article

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