Mystery surrounds cycle crash – The Royal Gazette | Bermuda News, Business, Sports, Events, & Community

Log In

Reset Password

Mystery surrounds Palmetto Road cycle crash

A 19-year-old man had to be treated in hospital after an apparent road crash in the early hours of Saturday, according to police.

The suspected single vehicle crash, which left the Southampton man unconscious in the road with facial, back and internal injuries, occurred shortly after 1am.

A police spokesman said officers and ambulance staff arrived at the scene on Palmetto Road in Devonshire, near the junction with Frog Lane, to find the man in the road with several people gathered.

He was treated by EMTs before being taken to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.

Investigators processed the scene, but the spokesman said no vehicle was recovered.

He added: “It is also unclear if the injured teen was the rider or pillion passenger at the time of the incident.”

Police appealed for witnesses, or anyone with possible information to call Constable Raychel Weeks on 295-0011 or e-mail

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published June 29, 2021 at 7:53 am (Updated June 29, 2021 at 7:53 am)

Mystery surrounds Palmetto Road cycle crash

What you
Need to
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon