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UPDATE: Three-vehicle crash closes busy Cornish road

Three people are believed to have suffered potentially life-changing injuries after a serious crash in Cornwall.
It is thought that three vehicles collided on the main road between Truro and St Austell.
But police reports suggest that just one vehicle …

Pole impales truck's windshield, narrowly misses teen driver

NAMPA, Idaho — A teen driver is lucky to be alive after a metal pole impaled his truck’s windshield and went through the door Friday.Two teens in the truck had minor injuries, but photos show how close the pole was to severely injuring the driver. Namp…

Lorry trailers on fire near Colyton

FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a blaze involving four lorry trailers, being used for storage, at Lower Wadden, Southleigh, near Colyton.

Firefighters were called at 3.05pm today (Tue), and a spokesperson for the fire and rescue service said: “One fire engine from Colyton and one from Seaton were sent to a report of a lorry on fire.

“Crews requested further assistance.

“Another fire engine from Sidmouth and a water bowser from Danes Castle were also sent.”

In an update issued at 4.30pm, the spokesperson said: “This fire is involving four unused lorry trailers, being used as storage.

“Crews are currently using one main jet, two hose reel jets and a thermal image camera.”