Accident/Emergency

Boy who died in car had been left by mistake
Boy who died in car had been left by mistake

February 15, 2017

THE three-year-old boy who died on Monday was "mistakenly left in a car" for nearly six hours before he was found unresponsive and rushed to hospital, according to Officer-in-Charge of the Central Detective Unit, Chief Superintendent Clayton Fernander.

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Sargento recalls cheeses amidst Listeria fears

February 13, 2017

The Bahamas Ministry of Health addressed a recent recall of various Sargento cheese products that may potentially be contaminated with Listeria Monday, February 13, 2017, via a Facebook post.

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Man killed as car hits stop sign and flips over
Man killed as car hits stop sign and flips over

February 13, 2017

ONE man is dead after the vehicle he was in hit a stop sign and flipped over twice before landing on top of him, "crushing his head." The incident took place on Saturday evening...

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Western Air plane crash-lands at Grand Bahama International Airport
Western Air plane crash-lands at Grand Bahama International Airport

February 07, 2017

A WESTERN Air plane carrying 33 passengers crash-landed at the Grand Bahama International Airport (GBIA) on Tuesday afternoon...

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Woman who travelled for job interview dies in accident
Woman who travelled for job interview dies in accident

February 07, 2017

A 32-year-old North Andros woman became the country's latest traffic fatality after she was killed in a deadly head-on collision early yesterday morning...

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Female passenger killed in Charles Saunders Highway crash

February 06, 2017

A WOMAN was killed and four men injured in a crash involving two vehicles on Charles Saunders Highway shortly after midnight on Monday...

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Statement by The Hon. Allyson Maynard-Gibson at the Magistrate Court

January 31, 2017

This morning my office was informed that in the early hours a fire was started at the entrance to the Magistrates Court on Nassau Street. We are thankful that there are no injuries to report...

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Man dies after being struck by vehicle on TWD Highway
Man dies after being struck by vehicle on TWD Highway

January 11, 2017

A PEDESTRIAN was struck by a vehicle and killed on Tonique Williams-Darling Highway on Tuesday night, police have reported...

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Car runs into BahamasLocal.com and crashes

December 30, 2016

In a whirl wind of event, a 'rental buggy'r run into the office building of BahamasLocal.com...

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19 Brazilians feared drowned off The Bahamas

December 28, 2016

AT LEAST 19 Brazilian migrants are feared drowned off the Bahamas as they tried to cross illegally to the United States, officials in Brasilia, the capital, said on Monday according to a report by Agence France-Presse...

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Marines injured as Defence Force boat hits jetty
Marines injured as Defence Force boat hits jetty

December 23, 2016

ROYAL Bahamas Defence Force officials in the capital confirmed on Friday that several marines were injured when the HMBS Durward Knowles was damaged after colliding with a jetty at Prince George Wharf on Thursday night...

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Air Accident Investigation Department-REPORT ON AIRCRAFT N8700Q
Air Accident Investigation Department-REPORT ON AIRCRAFT N8700Q

December 20, 2016

The Bahamas Air Accident Investigation Department advises the public that on December 19th 2016, at approximately 3:20 pm Local Time, an incident occurred involving a single engine aircraft registration N8700Q...

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Tourist struck by vehicle in Freeport
Tourist struck by vehicle in Freeport

December 20, 2016

A MALE tourist was struck by a vehicle at the pedestrian crossing on Seahorse Road in Freeport as his family watched in horror...

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Woman, 57, found dead in suspected suicide
Woman, 57, found dead in suspected suicide

December 15, 2016

THE lifeless body of a 57-year-old woman was found hanging from a cord in her home yesterday in what police suspect was an act of suicide...

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UPDATED: Students rushed to hospital after school bus overturns
UPDATED: Students rushed to hospital after school bus overturns

December 14, 2016

A BUS carrying students from St John's College overturned over on West Bay Street in front of Baha Mar on Tuesday morning, reportedly causing several injuries...

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School bus overturns outside Baha Mar, injuries reported

December 13, 2016

A BUS carrying students from St John's College overturned over on West Bay Street in front of Baha Mar on Tuesday morning, reportedly causing several injuries...

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UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: St. John's College bus flips over
UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: St. John's College bus flips over

December 13, 2016

Reports of a St. John's College bus flipping over in Cable Beach...

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Passenger dies after driver loses control and crashes in Eleuthera
Passenger dies after driver loses control and crashes in Eleuthera

December 08, 2016

ONE man died and three were injured after a driver lost control and crashed into bushes in Eleuthera on Wednesday night...

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Man shot dead after pulling up to home

December 06, 2016

A man was shot dead on Walton Street off Mermaid Boulevard late Sunday night, police reported.

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Daylight robbery at Mack Town business
Daylight robbery at Mack Town business

December 05, 2016

GRAND Bahama police are investigating a brazen daylight armed robbery in the Mack Town area on Saturday, leaving at least three people traumatised.

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