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Police Investigating Last Night’s Car Fire

Police Investigating Last Night’s Car Fire

The police are investigating the car fire last night, and said that the investigation “is in its early stages, but foul play has not been ruled out.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Thursday 31st December, 2020, Police and Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service, responded to a report of a car fire in the area of Roberts... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire In Devonshire

Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire In Devonshire

[Updated with video] Firefighters extinguished a car fire last night [Dec 31] on Roberts Avenue in Devonshire. A spokesperson said, “At 10:15pm on December 31, 2020, Fire Dispatch received a report of a vehicle fire on Roberts Avenue, Devonshire. BFRS responded from Hamilton Station with three appliances and a total of 6 firefighters. “Upon... Read more of this article

Fire Service Provides Holiday Fire Safety Tips

Fire Service Provides Holiday Fire Safety Tips

As the public prepares to celebrate the holiday season, the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] is providing general fire safety tips. A Government spokesperson said, “As the public settles in to the holiday season, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BF&RS] would like to take this opportunity to remind the community of the following... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Another Car Fire In St George’s

BFRS Extinguish Another Car Fire In St George’s

Marking the third vehicle fire in the last 48 hours, firefighters extinguished another car fire in St George’s early this morning [Dec 15], after receiving a report of a “car explosion”. The fire initially blocked the exit of people in the lower apartment, however fortunately they were able to “escape over a wall. ” A BFRS... Read more of this article

Photos: BFRS Extinguish Another Vehicle Fire

Photos: BFRS Extinguish Another Vehicle Fire

Firefighters were kept very busy last night, as following the car fire in St George’s they had to respond to another vehicle fire, this time extinguishing a truck on fire in Pembroke at around 3.45am in the morning. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 3.45am, BFRS Dispatch received a report of a truck on fire on Curing Avenue, Pembroke. The... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire

Photos & Video: BFRS Extinguish Car Fire

Firefighters extinguished a car fire in St George’s this evening [Dec 13], with firefighters wearing breathing apparatus quickly extinguishing the blaze. A spokesperson said said, “At 7pm on Sunday December 13th 2020, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch received a call reporting a vehicle fire at Suffering Lane, St George’s.“BFRS... Read more of this article

Advisory: Emergency BFRS Driving Training

Advisory: Emergency BFRS Driving Training

Fire officers from the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service are “currently undergoing simulated emergency driving courses” across the entire island, and officials wish to “allay public concerns as there will be an increase in the number of heavy fire appliances on the roads, displaying emergency lights and sirens during the training exercises.”A... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Pembroke

BFRS Extinguish Structural Fire In Pembroke

Yesterday evening [Nov 29], the Bermuda Fire & Service extinguished a structural fire in Pembroke. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 10:52pm on Sunday November 29th, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to reports of smoke and flame issuing from a two story structure in Hamilton, Pembroke. “The Fire Service responded with two appliances... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Kitchen Fire In Southampton

BFRS Extinguish Kitchen Fire In Southampton

The Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished a fire at a home in Southampton this afternoon [Nov 25], A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 12:52pm, the Bermuda Fire And Rescue Service received a report of an fire alarm activating at a residence in Southampton. BFRS responded with 3 appliances and a total of 11 firefighters. “On arrival, fire... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

Video: BFRS Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service extinguished a structural fire at a home in Devonshire this morning [Oct 5]. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 9:12 am this morning Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch received a report of a structural fire at a home located in Hillsdale Devonshire.“The fire service responded with 5 appliances from... 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

BFRS To Hold Charity Car Wash Tomorrow

BFRS To Hold Charity Car Wash Tomorrow

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service will be holding a charity carwash tomorrow [Sept 12] at the Hamilton Fire Station on King Street, with the proceeds to be divided between three charities. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Recruit of 2020 will be holding a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, September 12th from 10am until... 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