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Pedestrian dies following road accident in Leeds

Pedestrian dies following road accident in Leeds

By Charlotte Lascelles An 82-year-old woman has died after being involved in a collision on Middleton Road, Leeds on Friday (November 30). The incident occurred at 12:20pm when a pedestrian, now identified as Maureen Routledge, was hit by a white Renault Kangoo van. The driver, a 29-year-old man, did stop his car at the scene. Routledge was immediately taken to hospital […]

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Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Bradford named by police

Pedestrian killed after being hit by car in Bradford named by police

By Mellissa Dzinzi A PEDESTRIAN who was killed instantly when he was hit by a car while crossing the road in Bradford has been named by police.

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Car insurance premiums are set to increase following changes to compensation pay outs

Car insurance premiums are set to increase following changes to compensation pay outs

  By Leonie Stanton Compensation pay-outs for victims of car accidents with life threatening injuries are expected to rise, following the government’s decision to cut the ‘ogden’ discount rate. Decreasing the rate means that victims of serious accidents will get more compensation, whist drivers have been warned by insurers that premiums will increase to cover costs. The ogden rate, which […]

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54-year-old woman hit by bus at Bradford Interchange

54-year-old woman hit by bus at Bradford Interchange

This morning a 54-year-old woman was taken to Bradford Royal Infirmary with a head injury after being hit by a bus at Bradford Interchange. An ambulance arrived at the scene at around 8am to take the woman to hospital for further tests.

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85-year-old Leeds pensioner dies following road collision

85-year-old Leeds pensioner dies following road collision

An 85-year-old woman from Leeds has died after sustaining serious injuries following a car crash near Copmanthorpe near York. Doreen Myers was a front seat passenger when the blue Skoda Fabia she was travelling in collided with a black Toyota Yaris at Manor Heath and Hallcroft Lane crossroads. The collision is believed to have happened at around 5.30pm, Thursday, August […]

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M62 reopens after collision

by Lauren Wafer-Kiddle The M62 has now reopened but is still experiencing delays following an accident this afternoon. Commuters faced traffic blockages after an collision involving a van and a car. An air ambulance was reported to have landed on the Eastbound carriageway. Police have confirmed that both the Westbound and Eastbound carriageway is fully open between junctions 33-34.  

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