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Media Relations Dept.
Police Headquarters
P.O. Box HM 530
Tel: (441) 299-4249/4291/4321
Fax: (441) 299-4322
E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Tuesday, October 09,2018
Distribution: All Media

Tenth Road Fatality of 2018: 49 Year Old Marco Bowen

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.

All incidents are under investigation. Police are appealing to members of the public who have witnessed these incidents or may have information pertaining to them to contact their respective Police Station, Police Headquarters at 295-0011 or the confidential Crimestoppers Hotline on 1 (800) 623-8477.

Public & Media Relations Department