A police investigation in now underway following a marine collision that occurred sometime between 9pm and 10pm on Friday, July 6th in Hamilton Harbour.

Police and first responders were dispatched to the scene Friday night after initial information indicated that a collision occurred between the sailing vessel ‘Spirit of Bermuda’ and a smaller boat in waters off Albouy’s Point.

A spokesman said: “Apparently a passenger on the smaller boat, now believed to be a 63-year-old Warwick man, was hurt.

He was transported – conscious and breathing – to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment.

“His injuries are not believed to be life threatening but an update on his medical condition is anticipated in due course.

The extent of any damage to either vessel involved remains unclear at this time.”  

Witnesses or persons with any information regarding this marine incident are asked to call the main police telephone number 295-0011.