Category: Bromsgrove

Murder arrest after pedestrian dies following collision with HGV near M5 junction

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following a collision near a junction of the M5 in which a pedestrian suffered fatal injuries.
Police and emergency services were called to the A38 in Wychbold, Worcestershire, under the bridge for the M5 …

LIVE: Delays and crashes plague M5 in Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Bristol (and Ed Sheeran isn't helping)

There have been a series of crashes and incidents on the M5 in Gloucestershire today.
As well as a series of bumps, the usual Friday traffic is causing congestion and frustration for thousands of motorists heading south and north out of the county.
Whi…

LIVE: Cattle truck overturns and blocks M5 in Worcestershire

There are delays on the M5 in Worcestershire after a cattle truck overturned.
The incident happened around junction 4a for Bromsgrove on the southbound carriageway.
One lane was closed originally, but all lanes in both directions had to be closed to sa…

Motorcyclist, 19, fighting for life after A417 crash with Toyota pick-up truck outside BP petrol station

A motorcyclist is in a critical condition in hospital after a crash in Gloucestershire on Wednesday.
The accident happened on the A417 at Corse, near Hartpury, outside a BP petrol station, at around 8.30pm.
It involved a silver Toyota Hilux pickup truc…

Lorry drivers jailed for combined 17 years over fatal M1 crash that killed eight

Two lorry drivers have been jailed for causing a pile-up that killed eight people and seriously injured four others travelling in a minibus that was taking passengers to Disneyland.

Ryszard Masierak[1], 31, was jailed for 14 years while FedEx Driver D…

Two lorry drivers sentenced after M1 crash that killed eight people

Two lorry drivers have been sentenced after a fatal motorway crash that killed eight people.
Ryszard Masierak, from Evesham in Worcestershire, is one of two HGV drivers who was involved in the M1 pile-up on August 26 last year.
The 31-year-old was sen…