The Bermuda Police Service (BPS) has confirmed the death of 30-year-old Tilhan Chitrananda following a collision yesterday (Oct 27) on North Shore Road, marking the 13th road traffic fatality on our roads this year.

A BPS spokesperson said the victim was “transported to hospital in an unresponsive state.

“Tilhan Chitrananda a Sri Lankan national, was the driver of one of the motorcars involved in a two vehicle collision on the North Shore Road near the junction with Tamarisk Hill, Smith’s at approximately 4:10pm.

“He became pinned under his vehicle after it flipped on its side.

“Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel assisted with the effort to extricate Mr Chitrananda, who was transported via ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

“A Family Liaison Officer has been appointed and is assisting his family at this time. The Bermuda Police Service extends its condolences.”