Category: West Yorkshire

Rolfo launches 12-car transporter bodywork to UK market

Bodywork specialist Rolfo has launched a new car transporter bodywork to the UK market that can transport 12 cars, or mixed loadings with large vehicles.
The Italian manufacturer presented its EGO 539 model to prospective UK customers for the first tim…

M62 slip road closed as police return to scene where driver killed by falling load

A motorway slip road has been closed to recover vehicles after a fatal accident on the M62.
A man sadly died after becoming trapped under the load from his lorry on Thursday afternoon, with the recovery of the vehicle involved now taking place.
The man…

Man fighting for his life after crash with truck in Barrow-upon-Humber

A biker is fighting for his life after crash with a truck in Barrow-upon-Humber.
Emergency services were called to reports of an accident involving a motorbike and a lorry on the B1206 road at around 4.50pm yesterday, October 10.
The rider of a Suzuki …

Ryan Shaw ready for cross-code challenge after move from Hull KR to Yorkshire Carnegie

AT this time of year, most Super League players head off for some winter sun but Ryan Shaw is instead having a crash-course in rugby union and preparing to drive a fork-lift truck following his move to Yorkshire Carnegie.
The prolific winger only star…

Luke Shaw ready for cross-code challenge after move from Hull KR to Yorkshire Carnegie

AT this time of year, most Super League players head off for some winter sun but Ryan Shaw is instead having a crash-course in rugby union and preparing to drive a fork-lift truck following his move to Yorkshire Carnegie.
The prolific winger only star…

M62 crash latest: Lorry driver trapped underneath fallen load with air ambulance at scene

A driver is currently trapped underneath a lorry’s load on the M62.
Yorkshire Air Ambulance, Humberside Police, Yorkshire Ambulance Service and Humberside Fire & Rescue Service are currently attending to the crash on the Howden Spur slip road headi…

M62 crashes: Updates as two 'serious crashes' stop all traffic heading towards M62 from Hull

The M62 is currently blocked after a serious crash.
The motorway is currently partially blocked heading out of Hull, on the westbound carriageway, after a crash.
The extent of the accident is not yet known, as it has happened in the past 10 minutes or …

Scania provides Lincolnshire Fire Service with new fire engines

Ford Trucks will have a minimum of 5% market share in 80 countries worldwide by 2023, including much of Western Europe.
This bold claim was made by Ford Otosan CEO Haydar Yenigün last week, while announcing distribution partnerships in Spain and Portu…