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October 21, 2018 2:33 PM Driver who failed to stop for police killed in crash with lorry on North Circular Road

THE driver of a car who failed to stop for police has died after crashing into a lorry on the North Circular Road. The case has been referred to the Met's Directorate of Professional Standards and is being investigated by the Independent Office for Police Conduct. The Metropolitan Police said: “At around 02:54 hours on Sunday, 21 October, a car was involved 6

October 12, 2018 2:43 PM Third death after M4 minibus and lorry crash

The driver of an autism school minibus involved in a crash with a lorry has died along with two other staff members, police have confirmed. Thames Valley Police said a third person died in hospital earlier on Friday after two people died at the scene of the collision on the M4 motorway on Thursday. The victims, who were staff members at Prior's Court 12

September 25, 2018 10:32 AM Elite British cyclist Mike Hall 'died instantly' when hit by car during Australia race

Mike Hall was in second in the Indian Pacific Wheel Race when he was struck by a teenage driver who thought he had hit a kangaroo. Mike Hall was in second place in the 5,500km (3,400 miles) Indian Pacific Wheel Race on 31 March last year when he died from severe head, spinal and abdominal injuries after he was hit from behind near Canberra. The respected 9

September 15, 2018 1:13 AM ‘Despicable’ lorry driver jailed for £20k Lee Rigby charity theft

A “DESPICABLE” fraudster who failed to hand over more than £20,000 raised for the son of murdered soldier Lee Rigby was yesterday jailed for 2 years and a half. Lorry driver Gary Gardner was told he will serve half the sentence for two counts of fraud committed in the three years after the fusilier’s murder in 2013. The 56-year-old, who has previous 8

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 19

August 29, 2018 7:16 AM Argos lorry fire closes four lanes on M60

The lorry was in a clockwise lane when it caught fire, close to junction 13, Worsley. Watch manager Dan Smith from Eccles said: "Crews worked hard to put a stop to it and prevented the goods inside from being damaged as much as possible. We were there around an hour." He added the assumption was the fire was to do with the lorries breaks but that this would 8

August 22, 2018 6:50 AM 25,000 litres of fluid spills out on M25 after lorry crash

WORK has been ongoing through the night to clear an overturned lorry from the M25. The lorry spilled out around 25,000 litres of fluid after it left the road and crashed into a set of bushes between junction 27 to 25 moving anti-clockwise. Two people were inside the vehicle at the time, but thankfully they only suffered minor injuries. The barrier on the left side of the lane has received 11

August 21, 2018 3:09 PM A130 to be closed overnight after crash

A man has been arrested after a collision northbound on the A130 near to the Rettendon Turnpike. A lorry was in collision with a barrier at around 12.55pm today, Tuesday, August 21, with a large amount of fuel spilt across the carriageway. The road will be closed northbound between the Rettendon Turnpike and Howe Green overnight and into the morning 14

August 18, 2018 10:07 AM VIDEO- Huge lorry with 143 tonne equipment on its way from Tilbury to Surrey

A HUGE lorry with a major piece of electricity equipment is on its way from Essex to Surrey. The lorry left at approximately 7pm last night as National Grid moves a transformer from Tilbury Docks, to its West Weybridge substation, Surrey. It is expected to arrive at the substation by 4pm tomorrow after making a 24 hour stop. This will ensure the delivery 9

August 6, 2018 10:33 AM Homes evacuated as lorry crash causes gas leak

HOMES have been evacuated following a lorry crashed into a gas main in Little Warley. Residents in Church Lane, off Warley Street were evacuated due to the crash which happened this morning at around 10am. Fire crews from Brentwood and Basildon attended the leak which took place after the vehicle hit the gas main and caused a leak in the street 12