Police Confirm Death Of 78-Year-Old Man

December 30, 2022

The police have confirmed the death of a 78-year-old male pedestrian, noting the sad news that it marks  the 11th road traffic fatality for the year.

A police spokesperson said, “Sadly, Bermuda has recorded its 11th road fatality for the year with the passing of the 78-year-old male pedestrian who sustained serious head injuries in a collision with a truck on Pitt’s Bay Road, near the junction with Mills Creek Road, Pembroke.

“The collision occurred shortly before 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 29th. It appears the male truck driver was negotiating a right hand turn onto Miils Creek Road. At the time, and the victim was attempting to cross the junction, when the accident occurred.

“Anyone who may have witnessed this collision, in particular, the driver of a white Suzuki ignis and the driver of a delivery truck that was at the scene, is asked to contact Constable Jason Ming of the Roads Policing Unit, on 247-1788 or jming@bps.bm.

“The Bermuda Police Service wishes to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.”

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