LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

American Visitor Dies in Horseshoe Bay Incident [Updated]

Thu, 2018-06-07

Police and first responders attended a report of a medical emergency at Horseshoe Bay Beach in Southampton at 2:26pm today (Thursday).

Upon police arrival it was ascertained that a male ran into breathing difficulty at the beach, resulting in lifeguards performing CPR. The victim was subsequently taken to the hospital via ambulance where at this time his condition is considered critical.

Male Motorcyclist Injured in Devonshire Collision Wednesday Morning

Thu, 2018-06-07

Around 10am Wednesday, June 6th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Middle Road and Corkscrew Hill in Devonshire. 

It appears that a motorcyclist and a car driver were traveling in opposite directions on Middle Road when the collision occurred, as the driver of the car attempted to turn on to Corkscrew Hill.

Sudden Death of 62 Year Old American Visitor Yvonne Aites

Tue, 2018-06-05

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 62 year old American cruise ship visitor Yvonne Aites and extends sincere condolences to her family and friends.

Ms. Aites, from Massachusetts, apparently fell off of a Jet Ski into the water near Cambridge Beaches, Sandys parish Monday morning (June 4th) during a Jet Ski tour and became unconscious.

Despite lifesaving efforts on the water which continued as she was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance, Ms. Aites was later pronounced dead.

Injured Male Motorcyclist Remains Stable in the Intensive Care Unit

Tue, 2018-06-05

At last check this morning (June 5th) the 23 year old male motorcyclist injured around 10:15pm Sunday, June 3rd in a reported single vehicle crash on Turkey Hill in St. George’s remained in stable condition in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit.

Inquiries continue and any witnesses are still asked to call the main police telephone number 295-0011.

Marine Jet Ski Accident - Unresponsive Female Visitor Pronounced Dead [Updated]

Mon, 2018-06-04

At about 11:05am today (Monday) police and other first responders attended a report of an unresponsive female who fell off of a Jet Ski whilst on a Jet Ski tour in the area of Cambridge Beaches in Sandys.

Details are still emerging but it appears that a 62 year old female cruise ship visitor apparently fell from her Jet Ski and into the water, losing consciousness.

Male Rider Injured in Reported Single Vehicle Motorcycle Crash [Updated]

Mon, 2018-06-04

Around 10:15pm Sunday, June 3rd police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash on Turkey Hill in St. George’s.

It appears that the rider involved – believed to be a 23 year old St. George’s man – was hurt after striking a wall.

Ambulance & Car Collide in the City of Hamilton [Updated]

Sun, 2018-06-03

Around 4:40pm today (June 3rd) police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Front Street and Court Street in the City of Hamilton.

Initial information suggests that a car driven along Court Street and an ambulance driven along Front Street – which had its emergency lights on at the time – collided.



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