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September 18, 2018 4:14 PM Madrid Hotel Ritz scaffolding COLLAPSES – 1 person dead and 8 injured in Spain capital

ONE man has died and at least eight people have been injured after a scaffolding collapsed at the Hotel Ritz in Madrid. Multi-million pound renovation work was going on at the hotel, which was closed at the end of February and was due to reopen at the end of next year. The drama happened around 4pm this afternoon after a concrete deck fell and dragged 63

September 16, 2018 1:00 AM Hurricane Florence STRIKES North and South Carolina, causing devastation

HURRICANE Florence pounded the east coast of the United States with heavy rains and 50mph winds yesterday, leaving five dead including an infant. Florence hit land in North Carolina just after 7am on Friday as a Category One hurricane before being downgraded to a tropical storm. It left people trapped in flooded homes as it caused carnage in North and South 65

September 15, 2018 1:38 PM Gulliver’s World: 'Sobbing' children TRAPPED on rollercoaster 50 feet in air

FIREFIGHTERS were called to Gulliver's World in Warrington today after 21 people, including some terrified children, were trapped 50 feet high on a rollercoaster. Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said firefighters were called to Gullivers World following reports of approximately 21 people trapped on a roller coaster ride. The emergency service crews 25

September 13, 2018 11:11 AM M62 LATEST: Horror as man falls from bridge and dies

M62 traffic is building after the major motorway was closed off in both directions after a man fell from a bridge and died, with drivers being warned to expect major delays. Highways England tweeted saying: "Both carriageways from J22 to J24 are closed due to a police incident. They added: "Our crews are working hard to release traffic currently trapped 38

September 5, 2018 12:46 PM George Medal won by hero WW2 policeman who saved entire family from Kensington home goes up for sale

George Medal won by hero policeman who saved entire family from Kensington home bombed by the Nazis during the Blitz goes up for sale The story of a hero policeman who saved an entire family from a collapsing house can be revealed ahead of his George Medal going up for sale later this month. PC Walter Taylor was off duty in 1940 when a German bomb fell on a house 50

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 33

September 4, 2018 11:57 AM India bridge collapse: Many feared dead as major Kolkata bridge collapses during rush hour

SEVERAL people are feared dead after the Majerhat Bridge in Kolkata, India collapsed during rush hour traffic. According to local reports, five people have died and 17 are injured after the bidge collapsed at around 4pm local time when a number of vehicles were passing over it. Eight people have been rushed to CMRI Hospital and nine have been rushed 121

August 23, 2018 5:16 PM Woman falls off cruise ship and SURVIVES: What to do if you’re stuck at sea for 10 hours

A BRITISH woman who fell off a cruise ship and spent 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea overnight said she was ”very lucky to be alive.” So what should you do if you ever find yourself stuck at sea? The 46-year-old, who gave her name as Kay to local media and was later named Kay Longstaff in UK reports, was taken to hospital in Pula, Croatia, and was not believed 98

August 13, 2018 6:01 PM Dozens injured as coach overturns on M25 in Kent

Firefighters cut some people free and a hospital is put on major incident alert after a coach ends up on its side. The crash happened near Swanley just before 4pm and South Coast Ambulance Service said seven children were among those wounded. Of the dozens hurt, three have serious injuries and a number of others were taken to hospital with minor injuries 37

August 1, 2018 12:39 AM Unexpected item in bagging area!

A SHOPLIFTER fell through the ceiling of a supermarket as he tried to escape – and nearly landed on a customer. CCTV footage shows the bungling crook crashing back down to earth with a bump after he had been caught pinching from the Aldi store. Police were called to the supermarket in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, on Sunday morning after staff detained 48