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Van Fire In Pembroke Under Investigation

Van Fire In Pembroke Under Investigation

Police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded to a reported van fire this morning [Sept 27] on Fentons Drive in Pembroke – the second time the same vehicle has been damaged by fire this month. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12.05am on Friday, September 27, police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire On Court Street

Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire On Court Street

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a car fire on Court Street this afternoon [July 11] where firefighters extinguished the blaze.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 1604hrs reporting a vehicle on fire near the junction of Reid and Court St in Hamilton.... Read more of this article

Court: 22-Year-Old Denies Charge Of Arson

Court: 22-Year-Old Denies Charge Of Arson

[Written by Don Burgess] Appearing in Court, Justice Iris, 22, denied three fire-related charges that allegedly did $10,000 worth of damage to two cars. Mr Iris pleaded not guilty to arson, which allegedly happened on June 28, 2019 at Harlem Heights Road. He was charged with setting two vehicles on fire. Mr Iris also denied willfully and unlawfully... Read more of this article

BPS Investigation Underway Into Minibus Fire

BPS Investigation Underway Into Minibus Fire

Inquiries are underway after a Happy Valley Child Care Centre minibus was damaged by fire on Sunday [June 16]. A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries are underway after a Happy Valley Child Care Centre minibus was damaged by fire. “Police officers and firefighters responded to the incident, which was reported around 10am Sunday, June 16th – but... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Vehicle Incident In Smiths

BFRS Respond To Vehicle Incident In Smiths

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of a vehicle fire in Smiths this morning [May 21] and arrived to find smoke coming from a derelict taxi, according to officials.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 reporting a vehicle fire at the junction of Harrington Hundreds... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Fire Extinguished In Hamilton Parish

Motorcycle Fire Extinguished In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] Emergency services responded to a motorcycle fire this afternoon [April 19], located on North Shore Road in the Shelly Bay, Hamilton Parish area near the junction with Radnor Road. Traffic flow through the area was restricted as officials dealt with the blaze. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update... Read more of this article

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

Video: Car Blaze On Harbour Road Extinguished

[Updated with video] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a car fire on Harbour Road in Warwick this evening [Feb 27] where firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze.BFRS Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 reporting a car fire just east of... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Motorcycle Fire In Paget

BFRS Extinguish Motorcycle Fire In Paget

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a cycle fire this afternoon [Dec 22] located at a residence near the junction of Southcote Road and Ord Road in Paget. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Fire dispatch received a call via 911 at 1356 hrs reporting a cycle fire at a residence near the... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a car fire around 5.00pm this evening [Nov 20] on Middle Road in the Paget area between Manse Road and Cobb’s Hill Road. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said: “There is presently a car fire on Middle Road in the area of Manse Road and Cobb’s Hill Road. Traffic diversions... Read more of this article

Fire Service Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

Fire Service Extinguish Vehicle Fire In Paget

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to a vehicle fire this morning [Nov 12] in the Tribe Road #5, Paget area.Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Staff Officer Sergeant Allan Wilkinson said, “Fire dispatch received a call via 911 at 5:21am reporting a car fire in Paget. Upon arrival firefighters noticed a car involved in fire.... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire At The Quarry

BFRS Extinguish Vehicle Fire At The Quarry

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a fire at the Government quarry this morning [Oct 4], with the BFRS confirming that three vehicles were affected, included “one small bus and two construction machines.” A spokesperson said, “Fire and Rescue Service received a call via 911 at 0929 hrs reporting vehicles... Read more of this article

‘Small Fire In Engine Compartment Of A Bus’

‘Small Fire In Engine Compartment Of A Bus’

The Department of Public Transportation [DPT] confirmed that there was a “small fire in the engine compartment of a bus” on Monday evening, saying that the 15 passengers on board were “evacuated without incident,” and added that the DPT “will implement additional maintenance measures to ensure this does not happen again.”As... Read more of this article

Fire Service Wet Down Bus Engine Compartment

Fire Service Wet Down Bus Engine Compartment

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service along with police, responded to the Mangrove Bay Road area tonight [Sept 3] where a bus parked in a lay-by had reportedly experienced an issue with an engine. There was no signs of fire when the fire service arrived but personnel proceeded to wet down the engine compartment area. Further details are limited at this... Read more of this article