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Tel: (441) 299-4249/4291/4321
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E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Monday, November 09,2020
Distribution: All Media

6th Road Traffic Fatality for 2020

Bermuda has recorded its 6th road traffic fatality, following a two vehicle collision in Sandy’s Parish.

At around 9:24 a.m. today, Sunday 8th November, police received a report of a serious two vehicle traffic collision involving a car and a bike on Somerset Road, Sandy’s in the area of Morgan Hill. 

Officers and other first responders attended the scene where they found an eighteen-year-old male motorcycle rider, who had suffered a serious head injury and was unresponsive.

He was transported via ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, where he was subsequently pronounced dead by a medical doctor.

Both vehicles were extensively damaged, however, female driver of the car was not injured in the collision.

The incident resulted in major traffic delays as the roadway way was closed off while Traffic Collision Investigators and officers from the Forensic Support Unit processed the scene.

Anyone with information on this matter is asked to call PC David Ward on 2471504 or 7170540.

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