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March 11th, 2024
Motor scooter accident victim Keon Frederick dies

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Information reaching our news centre is that Mr Keon Frederick, who was injured in an accident at Pasea Estate while riding a motor scooter on February 27, 2024, has succumbed to his injuries.

May 18th, 2023
UPDATE: Bakimba George is youth who died in Anegada boat accident

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI- With next of kin adequately notified, our news centre can now disclose that the young man who died in a boat accident at Anegada last evening, May 17, 2023, is Bakimba George.

May 22nd, 2022
Former track star turned coach Sanya Penn passes

EAST END, Tortola, VI- Word reaching our newsroom is that former track star and coach of East Patriots Track Club Sanya Penn has died.

April 14th, 2015
Soul singer Percy Sledge dies aged 74


US soul singer Percy Sledge, famed for his song When a Man Loves a Woman, has died aged 74.

October 5th, 2014
West Bank Berbice miner dies in mining-pit cave-in


A West Bank Berbice man became the fifth gold miner to have died for the year as a result of the cave-in of a mining pit.

February 29th, 2012
UPDATE - Tourist who went missing dies

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Sherene Petersen, the American tourist who went missing for some hours of the weekend, died while undergoing treatment at Peebles Hospital this morning February 29, 2012.

January 7th, 2012
UPDATE: Tourist dies while snorkelling in VG

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – John McWhinne, an American tourist who came to enjoy the beauty of the Virgin Islands, died yesterday Friday January 6, 2012 while snorkelling in the Savannah Bay area, Virgin Gorda.

December 12th, 2011
Tourist dies at Devil’s Bay

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A tourist, who was a guest at Little Dix Resort, reportedly died while swimming this morning, Monday December 12, 2011 in the vicinity of Devil’s Bay in Virgin Gorda.

December 3rd, 2011
Woman collapses & dies in Road Town

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - An employee of Venetta's Day Care and Early Learning Centre in Lower Estate reportedly collapsed and died yesterday Friday December 2, 2011, sources have informed Virgin Islands News Online.

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