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Person Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Fire

Person Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Fire

A person suffering from smoke inhalation was taken to hospital following a fire in Devonshire. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 1:13pm a call was received by Central Fire Dispatch reporting a kitchen fire in a 2 story structure at Kilderry Close, Devonshire. The Fire service responded with 4 appliances and a total of 7 firefighters. “On arrival... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Aftermath Of Fire In Cedar Park

Photos & Video: Aftermath Of Fire In Cedar Park

Following last night’s fire at the old Cedar Park store in Devonshire, Minister of National Security Wayne Caines, who represents the Constituency, stopped by this morning to check on area residents and view the damage.The blaze apparently started at around 10.30pm or so last night, with flames seen rising from the roof of the building, which... Read more of this article

Video: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

Video: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Devonshire

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service were on scene in the Cedar Park, Devonshire area late this evening [Jan 18] extinguishing a fire at the old Cedar Park store.The building, which is located at the back of the neighbourhood, used to be used as a convenience store and has not been in use for the past few years. Further details are limited at this... Read more of this article

Three Videos: Two Boats On Fire In Dockyard

Three Videos: Two Boats On Fire In Dockyard

[Updated] Fourteen firefighters from the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] – along with six appliances - battled a blaze at Dockyard on Sunday evening [Jan 12], and three videos showing the fire are below. Following the response, a BFRS spokesperson said, “At 6:27pm the BFRS received a call reporting a house boat on fire at the Dockyard... Read more of this article

Photos: Aftermath Of Boat Fire In Dockyard

Photos: Aftermath Of Boat Fire In Dockyard

Fourteen firefighters from the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] battled a blaze at Dockyard last night [Jan 12], with two vessels completely engulfed in flames. Following the response, a BFRS spokesperson said, “At 6:27pm the BFRS received a call reporting a house boat on fire at the Dockyard in Sandys.”“The BFRS responded with six... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Boat Fire In Dockyard

Photos & Video: Boat Fire In Dockyard

[Updated] Firefighters are on scene in the west end this evening [Jan 12] battling a blaze. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update 8.06pm: The BFRS said, “At 6:27pm the BFRS received a call reporting a house boat on fire at the Dockyard in Sandys. “The BFRS responded with 6 appliances and a total... Read more of this article

Volunteers Making Pouches For Aussie Animals

Volunteers Making Pouches For Aussie Animals

A group of local volunteers are making ‘joey pouches’ to help young animals that have been left orphaned due to the catastrophic fires in Australia. The blazes, which have been burning across Australia for weeks, have razed homes and wiped out entire towns, CNN reports. Over 20 people have died nationwide, and according to the the University... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Structural Fire In Sandys

Firefighters Extinguish Structural Fire In Sandys

Emergency services responded to a structural fire this evening [Dec 26] at West Side Road in Sandys. Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel extinguished the blaze which is presently under investigation. BFRS Staff Officer Scott Quinn said, “At 5:23pm a call was received by Central Fire Dispatch reporting a structural fire at West Side Road Sandys.... Read more of this article

Photos: BFRS Christmas Community Visits

Photos: BFRS Christmas Community Visits

Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service staff working across the island on Christmas Day [Dec 25] took time out of their schedule to accommodate some community visits which included seniors’ care facilities and families of fallen firefighters. In collaboration with community business partners, firefighters from the Port Royal, Hamilton and Clearwater... Read more of this article

BFRS Extinguish Roberts Avenue Structural Fire

BFRS Extinguish Roberts Avenue Structural Fire

Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] personnel responded to and extinguished a structural fire tonight [Dec 22] located on Roberts Avenue. BFRS Staff Officer Scott Quinn said, “At 8:57PM a call was received by Central Fire Dispatch reporting a structural fire on Roberts Avenue in Devonshire. The Fire service responded with 4 appliances and a total... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Respond To Fire In Hamilton

Video: BFRS Respond To Fire In Hamilton

[Updated] Following after the vehicle fire in Hamilton, boat fire in St David’s, and a fire on Princess and Elliot Street, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service is attending yet another fire, with personnel on the scene of a structural fire in Hamilton today [Dec 7], with multiple fire service vehicles and firefighters working to extinguish a fire... Read more of this article

Photos: BFRS Respond To St. David’s Boat Blaze

Photos: BFRS Respond To St. David’s Boat Blaze

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] and police responded to a reported boat fire last night [Dec 6] in St. David’s. Fire fighters fought the blaze from a dock before two boats arrived to assist, allowing the fire fighters to access the craft which was fully engulfed with flames and some distance away from land. BFRS spokesperson... Read more of this article

Vehicle Fire Extinguished In City Of Hamilton

Vehicle Fire Extinguished In City Of Hamilton

Emergency services responded to a vehicle fire on Reid Street in the City of Hamilton tonight [Dec 6]. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] personnel extinguished the fire which involved a taxi.BFRS spokesperson Staff Officer Scott Quinn said, “Fire Dispatch received a call via 911 at 5:38pm this evening reporting a vehicle fire at Reid street... Read more of this article