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Motorcyclist Injured in Hamilton Parish Crash [Updated]

Tue, 2018-11-27

Police and first responders attended a report of a single vehicle collision that took place on Harrington Sound Road in Hamilton Parish at 6:50pm.

It appears that a male was traveling on that said road when he lost control of his motorcycle and collided with a wall.

The man was taken via ambulance to the hospital where he is presently being treated for injuries that are believed to be serious.

Seven Impaired Motorists Arrested: November 22nd Until November 25th

Mon, 2018-11-26

A total of seven motorists were arrested for impaired driving from Thursday, November 22nd until Sunday, November 25th.

All seven were arrested during road sobriety checkpoints conducted from Friday night (November 23rd) until early Saturday morning (November 24th), with one of the seven apprehended after a pursuit.

There are no road sobriety checkpoints scheduled for this weekend.

Taxi & Car Involved in Collision Saturday Evening [Updated]

Sun, 2018-11-25

Around 6:50pm Saturday, November 24th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the north round-a-bout, intersection of Crow Lane (Pembroke), Berry Hill Road and The Lane (Paget)

It now appears that a taxi driven along The Lane intending to continue on to Berry Hill Road and a car driven along Crow Lane collided as both vehicles attempted to negotiate the north round-a-bout, with the taxi then striking a wall before ending up on its side.

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Data November 22nd – 23rd

Fri, 2018-11-23

Road sobriety checkpoints conducted by the Roads Policing Unit from Thursday night (November 22nd) until early Friday morning (November 23rd) ended with no arrests for impaired driving.

Members of the public are reminded not to drive or ride under the influence as road sobriety checkpoints continue tonight (Friday, November 23rd), Saturday, November 24th and Sunday November 25th in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget and Southampton.

Injured 86 Year Old Female Pedestrian Recovering on General Ward

Thu, 2018-11-22

Around 5:50pm Wednesday, November 21st police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a report of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian on Dundonald Street in the City of Hamilton.

It appears that an 86 year old Pembroke woman was attempting to cross the road outside Masters Limited when she was struck by a car being driven past the store.

Elderly Female Pedestrian Struck By Car on Dundonald Street [Updated]

Wed, 2018-11-21

Please be advised, an 86 year old pedestrian was knocked down outside of Masters in the City of Hamilton. Traffic has been diverted from the area whilst the scene is being processed. Condition of the pedestrian is unknown at this time.

Update: The 86 year old lady was taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital where she is being treated for non-life threatening injuries. Dundonald Street is now re-opened to traffic.

Sudden Death of 42 Year Old James Tucker

Wed, 2018-11-21

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 42 year old Mr. James Tucker and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Tucker was found in an unresponsive state inside an apartment at a Somerset Road, Sandys parish property around 11:15am Tuesday, November 20th and later pronounced dead at the scene by an on call doctor.

Foul play is not suspected and a cause of death is being examined.



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