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Appeal for HGV driver after Blackburn crash

A man’s been left in a serious condition after being hit by a car in Blackburn.
The 59-year-old suffered serious head injuries and a broken leg after being hit on Barbara Castle Way yesterday (29/10/16) at 2.15pm.
He was taken to Royal Preston Hospital…

Surrey earthquake mystery: Monitors installed near fossil fuel drilling sites amid 'extreme concern' from locals

Around midday on 1 April, the calm of an Easter Sunday in leafy Surrey was shattered when locals began reporting explosions. Houses shook and windows rattled as the country experienced its first earthquake in at least 50 years.

Firm Marks Employee's Passing With Truly Fitting Gesture

Damien (Damo) Madden
Halton-based wood and coal fuel specialist, Logs Direct, has marked the unexpected passing of one of its delivery drivers with a touching gesture, prompted by the kind comments of many of its customers across north Lancashire and C…

True grit! Team of Royal Marines rescue a lorry stuck in the snow as they heave it out of the drifts

A team of marines were filmed pushing a lorry which was stuck in the snow
They heaved against the weighty truck, and struggled to get their footing
They successfully maneuvered the vehicle at an M4 service station near Newport, so it could…

First picture released of man who was killed by a lorry on M58

This is the first picture of Philip Anderson who tragically died after being hit by a lorry[1] on the M58.
Police were called to the scene at around 4.30pm on Friday, to reports a man had been struck by a DAF HGV, near junction 5 at Skelmersdale.
Phili…