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Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Southampton Collision

[Updated] A female motorcyclist was injured in a collision this afternoon [Feb 25] on Middle Road in Southampton resulting in her being transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital for treatment to unknown injuries. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:45pm on Saturday, February 25th police and first responders were dispatched to a reported... Read more of this article

Crashed Truck Still  “Stuck” In Hamilton Parish

Crashed Truck Still “Stuck” In Hamilton Parish

After crashing over an embankment last Friday, the truck remains in the same position this afternoon [Feb 22], partially submerged in the water in the Abbot’s Crescent, Hamilton parish area. The truck crashed quite a distance over the embankment, with the police previously confirming that 41-year-old man was attempting to start the truck when it... Read more of this article

Road Collision Statistics: ER Treats Four A Day

Road Collision Statistics: ER Treats Four A Day

More than four people a day were treated in the emergency department as a result of road collisions in 2016, figures from the Bermuda Hospitals Board reveal. Road collision statistics for last year show that 1,557 people required treatment at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. “This is a shocking statistic and it should really make people think about... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

Motorcyclist Injured In Hamilton Parish Collision

A motorcycle collision in Hamilton Parish resulted in a 54-year-old man sustaining a leg and shoulder injury, with police asking any witnesses to the accident to contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:15am on Monday, February 20th police and first responders attended a reported collision involving a motorcycle on Abbot’s Cliff Road... Read more of this article

Man Extricated After Collision On Harbour Road

Man Extricated After Collision On Harbour Road

A 56-year-old Warwick man was temporarily trapped inside a truck after a collision in Paget, however was extricated a short time later unharmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:50pm on Friday, February 17th police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel attended a reported single vehicle truck crash on Harbour Road in Paget, near... Read more of this article

Attempted Jump Start, Truck Over Embankment

Attempted Jump Start, Truck Over Embankment

A 41-year-old Hamilton parish man was “attempting to jump start a truck when it rolled down a driveway and crashed over an embankment” in the Hamilton parish area, the police have confirmed today.A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:30pm on Friday, February 17th police and Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel responded to... Read more of this article

Two People Arrested After Cycle, Car Collisions

Two People Arrested After Cycle, Car Collisions

A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after crashing a car into a tree in St George’s, while a 32-year-old woman was also arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after crashing her cycle into a wall in Devonshire. Car Driver Crashes Into Tree In St. George’s A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:30am on Saturday,... Read more of this article

Car Driver Crashes Into Tree In St George’s

Car Driver Crashes Into Tree In St George’s

Emergency services responded to a collision in St George’s at approximately 1.30am this morning [Feb 18] involving a car crashing into a tree. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel tended to the injured driver before he was transported by ambulance to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment. Police remained on the scene until a tow truck... Read more of this article

Truck Crashes Overboard In Hamilton Parish

Truck Crashes Overboard In Hamilton Parish

[Updated] Emergency services responded to the Hamilton parish area this afternoon [Feb 17] following a collision which resulted in the truck going overboard. The truck crashed through bushes, over the edge and landed in the water quite a distance below. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 4.26pm: Emergency services... Read more of this article

Car Found “Damaged & Unoccupied” In Paget

Car Found “Damaged & Unoccupied” In Paget

A car was found “damaged and unoccupied” on Ord Road in Paget his weekend, with the police saying it is “unclear if any injuries were sustained.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 7am on Sunday, February 12th police officers attended a reported single vehicle car crash on Ord Road in Paget near the junction with Norden Lane. “Details... Read more of this article

Woman Moved To General Ward After Collision

Woman Moved To General Ward After Collision

The 61-year-old American woman injured in a collision on February 5 has been transferred from the ICU to a general ward of KEMH. A police spokesperson said, “At last check earlier today [Monday, February 13th] the 61-year-old American woman injured around 12:30pm Sunday, February 5th when the rental cycle she was riding collided with a car... Read more of this article

Car Crashes Into Pole On South Road In Warwick

Car Crashes Into Pole On South Road In Warwick

A 31-year-old Warwick man as well as his passengers, believed to be an adult female and a child, escaped serious injury when car collided with a utility pole in Warwick on February 12th. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:30pm on Sunday, February 12th police received a report of a single vehicle car crash on South Road in Warwick in the vicinity... Read more of this article

Bus Rolls Into Parked Van At Hamilton Terminal

Bus Rolls Into Parked Van At Hamilton Terminal

[Updated] Police attended a collision at the Hamilton Bus Terminal at approximately 1.30pm this afternoon where it appears a bus rolled backwards, colliding into a parked van. The impact appears to have forced the van into another van parked behind the first. Unofficial reports indicate that nobody was injured in the incident. Details are limited at... Read more of this article