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December 26, 2018 12:28 AM Man dies after being hit by police car in Liverpool

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a police car in Liverpool on Christmas night. The man - who has yet to be identified - was knocked down on Scotland Road at around 18:50 GMT and was later pronounced dead in hospital. Merseyside Police reported the incident to the police watchdog, the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC). An IOPC spokesman 66

December 14, 2018 2:56 PM Your pictures on the theme of 'opposites'

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "opposites". Elaine Farrell: "Photo taken in a tunnel in Amsterdam. One side is for pedestrians, the other for cyclists. The pedestrian side is tiled and throws off amazing light, while the opposite is dark and industrial in look. The dark arc of tile on the right really 202

November 25, 2018 8:33 PM Trump CLOSES US border checkpoint at Tijuana as migrant caravan BREAKS THROUGH fence

THE US border has been closed between San Diego and Tijuana with riot police swooping after the migrant caravan saw scores of people rush to the checkpoint. “In addition, northbound vehicle traffic processing at San Ysidro is currently suspended. “Pedestrian crossings at the San Ysidro port of entry are also suspended at both the East and West facility 37

November 3, 2018 9:42 AM M5 pedestrian killed in traffic near Frankley Services

A man walking on a motorway in the early hours of Saturday was struck and killed by oncoming traffic. The pedestrian, in his 50s, was hit by a single vehicle on the M5 near to Frankley Services in Worcestershire at about 02:00 GMT. West Mercia Police said it was yet to be established why he was on the carriageway. A portion of what police described as a central 37

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 36

September 5, 2018 5:16 PM Volvo releases fully autonomous 360c concept car that transforms into a bed, office and robo-taxi

Volvo's transforming robo-taxi: Firm unveils fully autonomous 360c concept car that turns into a BED and an office Volvo envisions a future where your car is a place to sleep, hang out and do work while on the road. The Swedish carmaker unveiled Wednesday its latest concept car, dubbed the 360c, that's an all-electric, autonomous vehicle meant to make traveling 101

September 5, 2018 10:11 AM 'Pedestrian hit by van' on A64, say police

POLICE closed a section of the A64 after a pedestrian was hit by a van this morning. North Yorkshire Police urged motorists to avoid the A64 between Askham Bar and Fulford Interchange, after a woman in her forties was hit by a van. The severity of her injuries is not yet known, but police said the road was blocked and likely to remain partially closed 38

August 30, 2018 7:44 AM Girl, 10, badly hurt as car smashes into supermarket

The girl was taken to hospital with “serious but not life-threatening” injuries. The police said in a statement: “About 6pm on Wed August 29, a silver Kia Sorento collided with the front of Sainsbury’s Supermarket in Queensway Crawley. “As a result a 10 year old female pedestrian was taken to hospital with serious but none life threatening injuries 35

August 26, 2018 6:52 AM Pedestrian injured after driver crashes into crossing in Walkden

The Audi driver had escaped from a traffic patrol officer and was pursued by police. But, a Greater Manchester Police spokesman said officers backed off due to ‘the manner of driving’. The Audi was then driven through a red traffic light on the A580 before ploughing into bollards at the side of the road. As a result of the crash, a member of the public 34

August 13, 2018 9:21 AM New law could see 'dangerous cycling' treated the same as dangerous driving

DANGEROUS cycling could be prosecuted in the same way as dangerous driving under new laws proposed by ministers. The proposals follow the death in February 2016 of 44-year-old mother-of-two Kim Briggs, who was knocked over and killed by a London bicycle courier. The cyclist, Charlie Alliston, was prosecuted under Victorian laws of causing bodily harm by wanton 37