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Tag: road accident

Doctor dies after being hit by taxi

Doctor dies after being hit by taxi

| 18/07/2017 | 68 Comments
(CNS) Updated: The police have confirmed that Dr Vary Anetta Jones-Leslie (62), from Jamaica, died at the George Town hospital earlier this morning as a result of the injuries she sustained when she was hit by a taxi outside the airport yesterday. Police said that the 69-year-old man, from Bodden T [...]

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Woman hit by taxi at airport

Woman hit by taxi at airport

| 17/07/2017 | 58 Comments
(CNS): A female pedestrian was seriously injured this morning when she was mowed down by a taxi near to Andy’s Rent-a-Car and the long-term car park at the airport. Police said the woman was knocked down at around 10am Monday and she was rushed to the George Town hospital. RCIPS officers are i [...]

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Teenage cyclist injured after hitting car

Teenage cyclist injured after hitting car

| 05/07/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS): A 14-year-old boy sustained head and body injuries when he rode into a car Tuesday afternoon and was knocked from his bicycle. Emergency services were called to the scene just before 4:30pm yesterday after the bicycle collided with a Honda Fit on Northward Road. The teenager had exited Popla [...]

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Major crashes land three people in hospital

Major crashes land three people in hospital

| 04/07/2017 | 23 Comments
(CNS): After two major crashes over the holiday weekend, the rider of a motor scooter that collided with a car as well as the driver and passenger of a car that crashed through a yard fence and into a tree are all in hospital recovering from serious but not life-threatening injuries. The first of th [...]

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Driver admitted rolling spliff before fatal crash

Driver admitted rolling spliff before fatal crash

| 04/07/2017 | 48 Comments
(CNS): Antonio Kelly (21) admitted driving while rolling a spliff and speeding moments before he killed his friend, Jordon Ebanks, in a North Side Road crash more than three and a half years ago. The local man was just 18 years old when the crash happened on Old Robin Road in the early hours of [&he [...]

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Two hospitalized in early morning smash

Two hospitalized in early morning smash

| 18/06/2017 | 10 Comments
(CNS): Two people ended up in hospital Saturday morning following a crash on Shamrock Road at around 4:20am. A Honda Accord and a Honda Civic collided near Agricola Drive, Bodden Town. Police, fire-crews and paramedics attended the scene, and the drivers, who were both alone in their cars, were take [...]

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Heckling motorcyclist arrested over Crewe Rd crash

Heckling motorcyclist arrested over Crewe Rd crash

| 15/06/2017
(CNS): Police have arrested a 32-year-old man from George Town on suspicion of leaving the scene of an accident in connection with a traffic collision on 9 May. The local man was arrested Wednesday, some five weeks after he allegedly heckled a public political meeting at the PPM HQ on Crewe Road and [...]

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Injured victim dies one year after road smash

Injured victim dies one year after road smash

| 14/06/2017 | 12 Comments
(CNS): A former employee of the NRA, Thomas Rupert Hubbell (44), who was seriously injured in a road smash in June last year, succumbed to the injuries on Monday evening, 12 June, police have said. Hubbell was a passenger in a white Toyota Tercel that collided with a wooden utility pole on 30 June 2 [...]

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Support cop accused of hit and run

Support cop accused of hit and run

| 23/05/2017
(CNS): The RCIPS Professional Standards Unit is conducting an investigation alongside a criminal inquiry after an auxiliary constable was arrested following a hit-and-run Sunday. At around 12:30am Sunday morning, 21 May, officers were called out to the incident by Tropical Plaza on Smith Road, where [...]

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Political heckler flees crash scene

Political heckler flees crash scene

| 10/05/2017 | 66 Comments
(CNS): Police have confirmed that they are investigating a collision Tuesday night on Crew Road at the intersection with Ella Mae Gardens involving a motorcycle and two cars. The smash happened just after the motorbike rider had been heckling and hurling abuse at the premier during a political m [...]

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Accident’s truth must be told

Accident’s truth must be told

| 09/05/2017 | 68 Comments
101 writes: The tragic car accident that occurred last week requires an independent enquiry into the events. Thus far we have been exposed to an immediate official (very strong) statement from the RCIPS that we, as a community, are expected to fully accept (as we normally do) without question. [...]

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