The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 67-year-old Stephen Proctor.
Mr Proctor fell overboard off a cliff on North Shore Road in Pembroke, near the junction with Berkeley Road around 11:45am this morning.
A police spokesman said: “Despite CPR at the scene and during transport via ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital he was later pronounced dead. A Family Liaison Officer has been assigned to assist Mr Proctor’s family at this difficult time,” he added.
Foul play is not suspected but police are appealing for “anyone with information regarding Mr Proctor’s whereabouts in the hours leading up to his untimely death is encouraged to come forward as inquiries continue”.
Witnesses or persons with any relevant information are urged to contact the main police telephone number on 295-0011.