The Bermuda Police Service has confirmed the death of 40-year-old Mr. Richardo Gibbs Hill and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr Gibbs Hill was seriously injured when the motorcycle he was riding struck a wall along Harbour Road, Paget in the vicinity of Highwood Lane around 11:20pm Wednesday, January 16th.

A spokesman said: “Despite lifesaving efforts as Mr. Gibbs Hill was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance, sadly he was later pronounced dead.

A Family Liaison Officer has been assigned to assist the deceased’s family at this difficult time.

The scene has been processed and the motorcycle involved impounded pending further inquiries,” he added.

A full investigation regarding this fatal crash – the first of 2019 – continues and any witnesses that have not already come forward or persons with information about the movements of 40-year-old Richardo Gibbs Hill in the hours prior to 11pm Wednesday are encouraged to call Acting Sergeant Preston Gill on 295-0011 at the earliest opportunity.”