Tenth Road Fatality of 2018: 49 Year Old Marco Bowen

Tue, 2018-10-09

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 49 year old Mr. Marco Bowen and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Bowen was seriously injured when the motorcycle he was riding was involved in a collision with a water truck as both vehicles attempted to negotiate the round-a-bout at the junction of Barkers Hill and North Shore Road in Devonshire around 5:30pm Monday, October 8th.

Despite lifesaving efforts at the scene by Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service EMTs before being rushed to hospital via ambulance, Mr. Bowen was subsequently pronounced dead.

The driver of the water truck, a 32 year old man believed to be from Paget, has been arrested on suspicion of impaired driving.

The investigation regarding this fatal collision – the tenth of the year – continues and any witnesses that have not already come forward are encouraged to contact Constable Roger Fox of the Roads Policing Unit on 717-2004 or via his e-mail rfox@bps.bm at the earliest opportunity.