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Two Motorcycle Collision In Smith’s Parish

Two Motorcycle Collision In Smith’s Parish

Emergency services responded to a collision this afternoon [Sept 19] at the junction of South Road and Zuill’s Park Road in Smith’s Parish. A police spokesperson said, “At about 4:40 p.m. today, Saturday, 19th September, police received a report of a serious road traffic collision at the junction of South Road and Zuill’s Park Road in Smith’s... Read more of this article

BFRS Respond To Report Of Smoke On Aircraft

BFRS Respond To Report Of Smoke On Aircraft

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service responded to a report of aircraft indicating smoke in the cabin, however after “investigation it was determined that the smoke indicator in the cockpit was faulty.” A spokesperson said, “At 1:34pm today the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch received a report of aircraft indicating smoke... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

Two Vehicle Collision In Devonshire

A two vehicle collision involving a motorcar and electric car took place in Devonshire this afternoon [Sept 17] with one person having to be extracted from a vehicle by the BFRS. A police spokesperson said, “Please be advised there is a serious two vehicle, [motorcar and electric car] collision on Parson’s Lane in Devonshire. “Female driver of... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In St George’s

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In St George’s

[Updated] There was an industrial accident in St. George’s this morning [Sept 17] with a “trailer full of metal hollow ribs” falling on a man “causing injuries to his legs, arms and abdominal area,” the BFRS has confirmed. A spokesperson said, “At 9:06am this morning a call was received by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Leric Lightbourn

Police Confirm Death Of Leric Lightbourn

The police have now named the victim of the fatal road traffic collision as 21-year-old Leric Lightbourn. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now identify the victim in the island’s third fatal road traffic collision this year, as 21-year-old Leric Lightbourn. “Mr. Lightbourn succumbed to injuries sustained in a two vehicle... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Accident On Harbour Road

Motorcycle Accident On Harbour Road

There was a vehicle motorcycle accident this evening [Sept 13] on Harbour Road, and the public is “urged to stay off the roads as winds continue to increase into the night. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service has advised that there has been a single vehicle motorcycle accident on Harbour Road between Manse Road and... Read more of this article

Covid-19: 893 Results Received, None Positive

Covid-19: 893 Results Received, None Positive

Today there were 893 test results received and none were positive for COVID-19, so the total of confirmed cases to date remains at 177, with 6 cases being active. A spokesperson said, “Today there were 893 test results received by the Ministry of Health, and none were positive for COVID-19. Bermuda has 177 total confirmed positive cases. Their... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Warwick

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Warwick

Yesterday evening [Sept 11] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service extinguished a structural fire in Warwick, after a dryer caught fire. A spokesperson said, “At 5:15pm yesterday evening, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service dispatch received a report of a structural fire in Warwick. “The BFRS responded with one appliance from Hamilton Station... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

The police have confirmed that a 21-year-old man has died following a collision in Devonshire today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:00 noon today, Friday, 11th September, Police received a report of serious road traffic collision just east of the junction of Vesey Street and Middle Road in Devonshire. “Details are limited at this time. However,... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision On Middle Rd, Devonshire

Two Vehicle Collision On Middle Rd, Devonshire

A two vehicle collision involving a motorcycle and a car occurred just east of Endsmeet Animal Hospital, on Middle Road, in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Police are currently investigating a two vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a car, just east of Endsmeet Animal Hospital, on Middle Road, in Devonshire. “The... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Fire On South Shore

Firefighters Extinguish Fire On South Shore

Firefighters extinguished a fire on South Shore near Elbow Beach after a part of the device on a utility pole burned out and dropped into some bush below. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 1:11pm, Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service dispatch received a report of a BELCO pole on fire at South Shore near Elbow Beach. The BFRS responded with one appliance... Read more of this article

Two Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

Two Vehicle Collision On North Shore Road

[Updated] A two vehicle collision occurred on North Shore Road, Pembroke today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:35am today, Wednesday, 2nd September, Police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a serious two vehicle collision along North Shore Road, Pembroke. “The male motorcyclist was traveling in a westerly... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Car Fire In Southampton

Video & Photos: Car Fire In Southampton

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished a vehicle fire in Southampton early this morning [Aug 31]. A BFRS spokesperson said, “BFRS dispatch received a report of a vehicle on fire in Southampton in the early hours of the morning.“One appliance responded from the Port Royal Station with a total of four firefighters. “Upon... Read more of this article