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Sudden Death of 53 Year Old Wyman Minks

Fri, 2018-11-09

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 53 year old Mr. Wyman Minks and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Minks was found floating in an unresponsive state in waters near the Railway Trail along North Shore Road in Hamilton parish around 11am Thursday, November 8th.

Sudden Death of 66 Year Old Erroll Cross

Fri, 2018-11-09

On Thursday 1st November 2018 approximately 5:30pm police and officers from the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a structural fire at # 33 Scott’s Hill Road, Sandys wherein the two storey home was destroyed by the blaze.

During the search of the home by fire personnel the body of a male person was recovered from within, in an unresponsive state, who was later pronounced deceased.

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Data: Thursday Night Until Friday Morning

Fri, 2018-11-09

Road sobriety checkpoints conducted by the Roads Policing Unit from Thursday night until early Friday morning ended with three impaired drivers arrested.

Following initial and secondary field tests indicating impairment, two of the three drivers failed the alco-analyser test at Hamilton Police Station, while the third refused to take it.

Sudden Death of 53 Year Old Man in Hamilton Parish [Updated]

Thu, 2018-11-08

Around 11am today (November 8th) police, Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and ambulance personnel responded to a 911 call reporting an unresponsive man floating in waters near the Railway Trail in the North Shore Road, Hamilton parish area.

Initial information indicates that the man had been fishing in the area, located across from Shelly Bay MarketPlace.

Man Injured in Single Vehicle Car Crash Recovering on General Ward

Wed, 2018-11-07

Around 4:55pm Tuesday, November 6th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle car crash on Middle Road in Southampton near the junction with Church Road.

It now appears that the car involved was being driven in the eastbound lane of Middle Road (in the vicinity of Five Star Island) when it collided with a roadside stone wall.

Car Crash in Southampton [Updated]

Tue, 2018-11-06

Around 4:55pm today (November 6th) police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a crash on Middle Road in Southampton near the junction with Church Road.

Initial information suggests that a single car was involved.

The male driver was hurt and has been transported to hospital via ambulance for treatment of his injuries, which are potentially serious.

Injured Motorcyclist Treated & Discharged After Devonshire Collision

Tue, 2018-11-06

Around 5:25pm Monday, November 5th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported collision at the Barkers Hill round-a-bout in Devonshire.

It now appears that the motorcyclist and car driver involved were each attempting to negotiate the round-a-bout when the collision occurred.

The injured rider, a 49 year old woman believed to be from Devonshire, was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment and later discharged.



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