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Photos: Warwick Academy ‘Pain Into Purpose’

Photos: Warwick Academy ‘Pain Into Purpose’

Warwick Academy is supporting the Pain Into Purpose road safety campaign today [Jan 14], with many of their students and staff wearing blue. A spokesperson said, “Warwick Academy is proud to support the Pain Into Purpose road safety campaign today. The Sixth Form students and staff were invited to dress in blue to show support, remember those who... Read more of this article

Wear Blue & Perform An Act Of Kindness Today

Wear Blue & Perform An Act Of Kindness Today

People are urged to wear blue and perform a ‘random act of kindness’ today [Jan 14] for ‘Pain Into Purpose’ day, an initiative launched after the death of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess in 2020, with the aim to “express your support for the families of road accident victims and to promote road safety and wellness awareness.” A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Video: BNV Interview With ‘Pain Into Purpose’

Video: BNV Interview With ‘Pain Into Purpose’

Bernews has a very special BNV News & Views episode this evening [Jan 12], with two members from ‘Pain Into Purpose’ joining us to speak about the important matter of road safety. Antoinette Burgess — who lost her 16-year-old son Kijani Burgess in a collision in 2020 — and Guielle Bean are joining us to discuss road safety... Read more of this article

‘Pain Into Purpose’ Invites You To Wear Blue

‘Pain Into Purpose’ Invites You To Wear Blue

People are being encouraged to wear blue this Friday [Jan 14] as part of the ‘Pain Into Purpose’ initiative launched after the death of 16-year-old Kijani Burgess in 2020, with the aim to “express your support for the families of road accident victims and to promote road safety and wellness awareness.” A spokesperson said, “PainIntoPurpose... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Dennis Saunders

Police Confirm Death Of Dennis Saunders

[Updated] The police have now confirmed the death of 26-year-old Dennis Saunders, who died following a collision on Christmas Day. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the identity of the twenty-six-year-old male who succumbed to injuries sustained in a three vehicle road traffic collision on Palmetto Road, Pembroke,... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Collision

The police are appealing for information about, or witnesses to, the fatal collision that claimed the life of a 26-year-old man on Christmas Day. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is seeking the public’s assistance with the investigation into that fatal road traffic collision, which occurred on Palmetto Road, Pembroke, just... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Man Following Collision

Police Confirm Death Of Man Following Collision

[Updated: The police have now confirmed the very sad news that a 26-year-old man has died, marking the seventeenth road fatality this year in Bermuda.]A motorcycle rider has been transported to hospital following a three vehicle collision on Palmetto Road at around 5.45pm today [Dec 25] and one driver — who initially left the scene — was... Read more of this article

Minister & BRSC Chairman Extend Condolences

Minister & BRSC Chairman Extend Condolences

The Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott and Bermuda Road Safety Council, Chairman Dennis Lister III have extended condolences to the family of latest the road traffic fatality. Minister Scott said, “We extend our sincere condolences to the family of Mr. Albert Simmons. Our thoughts and prayers are with them today. We are deeply troubled that... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Albert Simmons

Police Confirm Death Of Albert Simmons

The police have now confirmed the death of 64-year-old Albert Simmons, which sadly marks Bermuda’s 16th road fatality for 2021. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 64-year-old Albert Simmons – Bermuda’s 16th road fatality for 2021 – and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Dies After Collision In Southampton

Motorcyclist Dies After Collision In Southampton

The police have confirmed that a male motorcyclist has died following a collision in Southampton this evening [Nov 14], marking the 16th road fatality of the year. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 6:00 p.m. today, Sunday 14th November, 2021, police and other first responders attended a serious single vehicle road traffic collision... Read more of this article

BPS Officer Shares CCTV Video Of Fatal Collision

BPS Officer Shares CCTV Video Of Fatal Collision

The police have confirmed that one of their officers “inappropriately shared a video of the most recent fatal road traffic collision” and said the “matter is now under disciplinary review.” Following the fatal collision, the police had said they were “aware of a video being circulated on social media, showing footage of today’s... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of Jahtino Richardson-Martin

BPS Confirm Death Of Jahtino Richardson-Martin

The police have now confirmed the death of 23-year-old Jahtino Richardson-Martin, which sadly marks the 15th road fatality for 2021. “Mr. Richardson-Martin was seriously hurt when the motorcycle he was riding and a car collided at the entrance of RUBiS Terceira’s North Shore service station shortly after 9:05am Wednesday, 3rd November,”... Read more of this article

Appeal For Information Regarding Fatal Collision

Appeal For Information Regarding Fatal Collision

The police are “seeking specific information about the movements of the two vehicles involved in Wednesday morning’s fatal collision.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank those witnesses that have already come forward to assist with the investigation regarding the island’s latest road fatality. “However,... Read more of this article