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Memorial Tributes For 16-Year-Old Amber Bridges

Memorial Tributes For 16-Year-Old Amber Bridges

Family and friends gathered on South Road in Southampton on Saturday, with many leaving tributes to pay their respects and show their love for 16-year-old Amber Bridges, who tragically passed away following a collision in the area last week. People had been asked to wear pink, and numerous people drove past to pay their respects, and many left tributes... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 16-Yr-Old Amber Bridges

BPS Confirm Death Of 16-Yr-Old Amber Bridges

The police have now confirmed the death of 16-year-old Amber Bridges, who passed away following a road collision yesterday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 16-year-old Amber Bridges, Bermuda’s fifth road fatality for 2021. Our thoughts and prayers remain with Amber’s family and friends... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 16-Year-Old Girl

Police Confirm Death Of 16-Year-Old Girl

[Updated:  The police have now confirmed the sad news that a 16-year-old girl has died] A serious two vehicle collision occurred on South Road in Southampton this afternoon [May 30], the police have confirmed. The police said, “Around 12:15pm today [Sunday, 30th May] police and other first responders were dispatched to a reported serious two... Read more of this article

Investigation Continues Into Fatal Collisions

Investigation Continues Into Fatal Collisions

The police continue to investigate the two separate fatal collisions and are renewing an appeal for specific witnesses and information. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] continues to investigate Tuesday evening’s two separate fatal collisions – as well as the serious injury collision that left two motorcyclists hospitalised... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Two Deaths Following Collisions

Police Confirm Two Deaths Following Collisions

The police have confirmed the death of 56-year-old Marvin Lambe as well as 81-year-old Leon Eugene Thomas following two separate collisions yesterday. Mr. Lambe died following a collision in Hamilton parish, while Mr Thomas — whose family explained that he went by his middle name Eugene — died after being struck by a motorcycle while walking... Read more of this article

‘Pain Into Purpose’: People Urged To Wear Blue

‘Pain Into Purpose’: People Urged To Wear Blue

People are being urged to wear blue this Monday [Jan 18] as part of the #PainIntoPurpose initiative launched after the death of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess last year, with the campaign’s aim to “express solidarity with families of road accident victims, as well as promote road safety awareness.” A spokesperson said, “On Monday,... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

The police are appealing for witnesses to the fatal collision that occurred on January 11th in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Investigators wish to make a further appeal for any witnesses who may have observed Mr. Phillips prior to the collision. “Preliminary investigations have revealed that Mr. Phillips was traveling in an easterly direction... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 35-Yr-Old O’Dean Phillips

BPS Confirm Death Of 35-Yr-Old O’Dean Phillips

The police have now confirmed the death of 35-year-old O’Dean Phillips, who passed away following a serious single road traffic collision in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 35-year-old O’Dean Phillips. “Mr. Phillips passed away following a serious single road traffic collision... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

The police have confirmed that a 35-year-old man has died following a collision early this morning [Jan 11] in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 1:00 a.m. today, Monday 11th January, 2021, police responded to a report of a serious single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle, just west of Terceira’s service station on... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Oronde Wilson Jr

Police Confirm Death Of Oronde Wilson Jr

The police have now confirmed the death of 28-year-old Oronde Wilson Jr, who died following a collision yesterday in Southampton. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 28-year-old Oronde Wilson Jr. “Mr. Wilson was seriously injured when the motorcycle he was riding crashed on Middle Road in Southampton... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Collision

The police have confirmed that a 28-year-old man has died following a road traffic collision in Southampton today [Jan 4], marking the first road fatality of 2021. A police spokesperson said, “At 8:55am on Monday, 4th January 2021 police attended the scene of a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle which occurred on Middle Road,... Read more of this article

Video: Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

Video: Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

The Carifta 2020 Bermuda Committee has paid tribute to Clevonte Lodge-Bean, who passed away following a collision in Sandys on November 8. The video opens with a quote from Steve Prefontaine, saying, “Success isn’t how far you got, but the distance traveled from where you started,” and follows with a number of photos of Mr. Lodge-Bean... Read more of this article

Pacers Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

Pacers Pay Tribute To Clevonte Lodge-Bean

The Bermuda Pacers have paid tribute to Clevonte Lodge-Bean, who passed away following a collision in Sandys on November 8. A spokesperson said, “It is with a heavy heart that the club writes this tribute for Clevonte Lodge-Bean. “As a club, we can recall when this young athlete began his athletic dreams with the Bermuda Pacers Track Club. “It... Read more of this article