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September 13, 2018 11:42 AM Two dead as lorry and cars crash on M5, near Taunton

Two people died and another two have been seriously injured in a crash involving a lorry and several cars on the M5 in Somerset. Emergency services were called to the southbound carriageway of the motorway, a mile north of Taunton, at 8.30 BST. The carriageway has been closed by police between junctions 24, at Huntworth, and 25, for Taunton. Nearby roads 11

September 10, 2018 12:43 AM 999 dash police car kills a father in crash

A FATHER was killed after being struck by a police car as it responded to an emergency early yesterday. The victim, named locally as William Smith, was knocked down in Northampton as he walked to his daughter’s home at about 4am. The scene of the crash was less than a mile from a police station and the car was responding to an emergency. A relative said: “He lived 7

September 9, 2018 10:37 AM Pedestrian killed in emergency police car crash

A pedestrian has been killed in a crash involving a police car on an emergency callout in Northampton. It happened on the A43 Lumbertubs Way at about 04:00 BST on Sunday, Northamptonshire Police confirmed. A full investigation is under way, with the matter referred to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC). The identity of the victim will not be released 10

September 8, 2018 2:55 PM Car crashes through glass window at Westfield Stratford

A car has crashed through a glass window and into an escalator at Stratford's Westfield shopping centre. The white people carrier became wedged on top of the moving stairs, having ploughed through glass in the east London shopping centre's car park. Police were called by London Ambulance Service at 14:39 BST and confirmed nobody was injured in the incident 9

September 8, 2018 1:17 AM Three pilots hailed as heroes after a July crash in Durango, Mexico, are fired by a Mexican airline

Three pilots hailed as heroes for saving lives of 103 people when Aeromexico flight crashed are FIRED as it's revealed a trainee was at the controls during take-off Three pilots celebrated as heroes aboard the Aeromexico plane that crashed into a field off the runway at an airport in northwest Mexico in late July were fired Thursday as it was revealed 11

September 6, 2018 5:07 PM Manchester Road closed after man left with serious injuries following crash

It is believed that the man had run out into the path of a silver Vauxhall Corsa. One eyewitness said: "When we drove past there was lots of blood on the floor. The guy looks in a bad way." An air ambulance was in attendance, however the man was taken hospital in a road ambulance. Manchester Road has now been closed in both directions and motorists are advised 12

September 5, 2018 9:00 PM Woman's tongue turned BLACK and 'hairy' because of an antibiotic

Car crash victim's tongue is turned BLACK and 'HAIRY' by antibiotic she took after both her legs were crushed A woman’s tongue turned black and hairy because of a drug she took after both her legs were crushed in a car crash. The unidentified 55-year-old was diagnosed with ‘black hairy tongue’ – a harmless condition often caused by poor oral hygiene 6

September 5, 2018 8:08 AM Soldiers freed from vehicles after North Yorkshire crash

THREE soldiers were hurt in a crash between military vehicles in North Yorkshire. Firefighters cut free one man who was trapped in a vehicle after the crash, which took place on the A168 at Dishforth at around 7.45pm on Tuesday. A spokesman for the Ministry of Defence said: "We can confirm three military vehicles were involved in an incident at MOD Dishforth 8

September 4, 2018 2:30 PM Pembrokeshire plane crash: Plane plummets into SEA at Wales tourist hotspot

A PLANE has crash-landed into the waves at a popular surfing beach in Pembrokeshire, west Wales. Lifeboat crews, including a team from the St Davids Coastguard, were scrambled to the scene after emergency services received a series of 999 calls from witnesses. A coastguard spokesman said: “A number of emergency services are on scene, including the St David’s 26

August 29, 2018 11:16 PM Man arrested as woman fights for her life after electric cyclist hit-and-run

A 30-year-old man has been arrested following a crash that left a woman, 56, in hospital with life-threatening injuries. The man contacted police and was arrested at around 11pm on Wednesday, 29 August. He was arrested on suspicion of causing bodily harm, failing to stop and failing to report a collision. The woman, 56, was crossing Kingsland High Street 8