The Bermuda Police Service has confirmed the death of 41-year-old Michael Skinner who was seriously injured in single vehicle motorcycle crash on Saturday night.

In a statement released today, a spokesman extended “sincere condolences to his family and friends”.

The spokesman also said: “It is now understood that the motorcycle he was riding struck a sidewalk along North Shore Road…near Church Lane, in the vicinity of Grace Methodist Church.

“Mr Skinner was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance but as later pronounced dead.

“A Family Liaison Officer has been appointed to assist his family at this difficult time.

“The appeal for any witnesses to the fifth road fatality for 2017 continues and persons with information that can assist the investigation are asked to contact the Roads Policing Unit on 247-1788.”