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August: 123 Visit Hospital Due To Road Accidents

August: 123 Visit Hospital Due To Road Accidents

123 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre in August due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board Emergency Department [including the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre], attended to 123 cases in August. Nine patients... Read more of this article

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

The Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley and Roads Policing Unit OIC Inspector Charlene Thompson are holding a press conference this afternoon [Oct 19] to “address the recent road fatalities and other traffic related issues.” We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast... Read more of this article

Minister Extends Condolences To Both Families

Minister Extends Condolences To Both Families

Following the two fatal collisions this week, Transport Minister  Lawrence Scott extended his condolences to both men’s families. Minister Lawrence Scott said, “I was shocked to learn that two men have tragically lost their lives in separate fatal road collisions in the past 72 hours. “I send my sincere condolences to both men’s families... Read more of this article

45-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

45-Year-Old Man Dies Following Collision

Police have confirmed that a 45-year-old man has died following a collision in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “At around 11:50 p.m. on Friday, 16th October, police received a report of a serious single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle, in the area of Windreach, on Spice Hill Road, Warwick. “Upon arrival, officers found a 45-year-old... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

The police have confirmed that a man has died following a collision in Smiths. A police spokesperson said, “Bermuda has recorded its fourth road fatality for this year. “At around 7:40 p.m. on Thursday, 15th October, police responded to a report of a serious two vehicle collision at the junction of Town Hill Road and Harrington Sound Road, Smiths. “Information... Read more of this article

Three Separate Road Collisions On Weekend

Three Separate Road Collisions On Weekend

There was a collision involving two motorbikes on the Causeway on Sunday [Oct 4] and on Saturday [Oct 3] there was a crash involving a motorcycle and a parked truck in St. Georges as well as a collision involving a car and a motorcycle in Smiths. Assistant Commissioner Martin Weekes said, “Shortly before 8:45 p.m. on Sunday, 4th October, Police and... Read more of this article

Road Traffic Collision On Middle Road

Road Traffic Collision On Middle Road

Emergency services responded to a collision in the area of The Whitney Institute on Middle Road, Smith’s this evening [Oct 3]. A police spokesperson said, “There’s been a road traffic collision in the area of The Whitney Institute on Middle Road, Smith’s. “The scene has been blocked off to vehicular traffic. Motorists are advised to avoid... Read more of this article

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

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

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

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