Accident/Emergency

Three workers 'killed by fumes'
Three workers 'killed by fumes'

July 28, 2021

THREE men died yesterday in an industrial accident in Freeport after possible chemical exposure while cleaning a tank filled with scrap metal.

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Tributes to Saunders after fatal car crash

July 22, 2021

TRIBUTES have poured out on social media for Clay Saunders, former chairman of the Free National Movement Freetown constituency association, who died in a car accident earlier this week.

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Man still missing despite 100-hour search by RBDF
Man still missing despite 100-hour search by RBDF

July 20, 2021

THE Royal Bahamas Defence Force said it has spent 100 hours searching for a man missing at sea after he fell off a jet ski during a collision with a boat on July 11.

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Decaying body found in home
Decaying body found in home

July 20, 2021

POLICE discovered a man's partially decomposed body in a home on Horseshoe Drive yesterday morning in what they have classified as suspicious death.

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Man dies while jogging
Man dies while jogging

July 19, 2021

A MAN collapsed and died while jogging in Winton Meadows on Saturday, police said.

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'Speeding' tragedy
'Speeding' tragedy

July 16, 2021

A MAN is dead after a traffic accident in New Providence yesterday.

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Man dies in traffic accident on Charles W. Saunders Highway
Man dies in traffic accident on Charles W. Saunders Highway

July 16, 2021

One person died and two others were injured in a traffic collision on Charles W. Saunders Highway yesterday.

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Drifting catamaran rescued by RBDF
Drifting catamaran rescued by RBDF

July 14, 2021

THREE occupants of a disabled vessel are grateful for the assistance of members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force after they were safely escorted to harbour in the southern Bahamas early yesterday morning.

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Dames defends efforts in search for missing man
Dames defends efforts in search for missing man

July 14, 2021

NATIONAL Security Minister Marvin Dames yesterday defended the Royal Bahamas Defence Force's search and rescue efforts for a missing man following a boating accident over the weekend.

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Man still missing after boat accident
Man still missing after boat accident

July 13, 2021

A BOATING accident on Sunday has left a man missing at sea.

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RBDF sends condolences after death of pilots
RBDF sends condolences after death of pilots

July 09, 2021

THE Royal Bahamas Defence Force yesterday expressed condolences to the families of Jason Allen and Lavan Paul, two former marines who died in a plane crash in Abaco on Monday.

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Man dies from electrocution at dock
Man dies from electrocution at dock

July 08, 2021

A MAN was fatally electrocuted yesterday morning while working on air conditioning repairs on a small yacht docked at the Joseph Alfred Dock in the Bay Street area.

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PILOTS WEREN'T RATED TO FLY DOOMED PLANE: Questions mount over fatal crash as police confirm jet had been reported stolen
PILOTS WEREN'T RATED TO FLY DOOMED PLANE: Questions mount over fatal crash as police confirm jet had been reported stolen

July 08, 2021

TWO Bahamian pilots who died in a fiery plane crash in Abaco on Monday were not qualified to fly the jet, perplexing investigators who have since opened a stolen aircraft inquiry into the matter.

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UPDATED: Plane in Abaco crash was reported stolen
UPDATED: Plane in Abaco crash was reported stolen

July 07, 2021

THE airplane involved in Monday's fatal crash in Abaco "appeared to struggle to get off the ground" at the runway in Treasure Cay before the incident, according to crash investigators.

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Doomed flight's last moments
Doomed flight's last moments

July 07, 2021

THE airplane involved in Monday's fatal crash in Abaco "appeared to struggle to get off the ground" at the runway in Treasure Cay before the incident, according to crash investigators.

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Two dead in Abaco plane crash
Two dead in Abaco plane crash

July 06, 2021

FAMILY and friends are mourning the deaths of two former Royal Bahamas Defence Force marines who perished in a fiery plane crash in Abaco Monday.

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Newborn injured in PMH unit
Newborn injured in PMH unit

July 01, 2021

THE Public Hospitals Authority yesterday confirmed recent reports of an incident at the Princess Margaret Hospital that affected an infant who was injured during IV therapy.

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Fire-hit vendors wait for repairs go-ahead
Fire-hit vendors wait for repairs go-ahead

June 24, 2021

THE association representing vendors at Potter's Cay said stakeholders are awaiting officials from the Ministry of Works to sign off on plans to reconstruct stalls that were destroyed by fire earlier this year.

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Airline which veered off runway given warning
Airline which veered off runway given warning

June 24, 2021

AN American airline that operated a plane that skidded off the runway at Grand Bahama International Airport in October last year has been issued a warning by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

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Scrap metal site fire still burning, but contained
Scrap metal site fire still burning, but contained

June 16, 2021

A FIRE which started at a scrap metal site on Monday night has been contained, police said.

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