Police Confirm Death Of 38-Year-Old Man

February 1, 2023

The police have confirmed the death of a 38-year-old man following a collision in Sandys last night [Jan 31], marking Bermuda’s second road fatality of 2023.

A police spokesperson said, “Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service can confirm that the 38-year-old man seriously hurt in a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash in Sandys parish Tuesday night was pronounced dead in the early morning hours of Wednesday, 1st February 2023.

“The death of the 38-year-old man, who is understood to have been a Sandys parish resident, marks Bermuda’s second road fatality of 2023.

“It is believed that the fatal crash occurred around 11:55pm Tuesday, 31st January 2023 on Somerset Road, near the junction with Mangrove Bay Road, when the 38-year-old motorcyclist struck a sidewalk near the former Somerset Country Squire Restaurant & Pub.

“A BPS Family Liaison Officer has been assigned to provide relevant support to the deceased’s loved ones at this difficult time.

“Traffic in the area was diverted for approximately two and a half hours, while the scene was processed.

“The investigation into this latest road fatality continues and any witnesses are now encouraged to call the Roads Policing Unit on 247-1788 as soon as possible.”

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