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Man arrested after 'unexplained' death in Bedfordshire

A man has been arrested. Credit: ITV News Anglia

An investigation has been launched after a woman's body was found at a house in Bedfordshire.

Emergency services were called to Eaton Bray near Dunstable around 10.30am yesterday morning (January 3).

The death is being treated as unexplained.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being questioned by police.


Campaigners stage protests over rail fares increase

Campaigners outside Chelmsford station today. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Protests have been taking place at train stations across the region over the rise of rail fares.

Campaigners gathered outside Chelmsford station this morning to show their anger.

On Greater Anglia trains, the average price rise is about 1.8% - lower than the national average.

There were delays and cancellations this morning because of over-running engineering works that began over the festive period.

Man dies after his car is hit by a train at level crossing

Emergency services at the scene near Lidlington. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man has died after the car he was driving was hit by a train at a level crossing in Bedfordshire this morning.

The vehicle was struck by the 09.34 Bedford to Bletchley London Midland service at the Marston crossing near Lidlington station.

A man, who's believed to be the driver of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Eleven passengers and two members of staff were on board the train at the time of the incident and it's not thought that anyone else was injured.

The death isn't currently being treated as suspicious but police are investigating how the car ended up on the tracks.

Disruption on the line between Bedford and Bletchely is expected to last well into the afternoon.

Train and car involved in crash in Bedfordshire

The crash happened near Lidlington. Credit: ITV News Anglia

Emergency services are currently at the scene of a crash between a car and a train in Bedfordshire.

It happened at Lidlington near Millbrook earlier this morning.

Train services between Bedford and Bletchley have been suspended and motorists are being told to avoid Marston Road.

More details to follow


Warning of icy conditions across parts of the East

Met Office have issued a yellow weather warning Credit: ITV News Anglia

The Met Office is warning of icy conditions across parts of the Anglia region this morning. The warning is in force until 10am.

Drivers are being advised to take extra care on the roads following a yellow warning of ice.

Icy patches are likely to form on roads as temperatures dipped below freezing last night. Patches of freezing fog are also expected.

Area covered by the yellow weather warning for ice valid until 10am. Credit: Met Office

"After a very cold night and as moister air comes in contact with cold surfaces later, the potential for a lot of frost to form, rendering some surfaces hazardous.

"Please be aware that untreated surfaces, such as pavements and some minor roads, are likely to turn very slippery on Tuesday morning."

– Met Office Chief Forecaster's assessment

Man in hospital with serious injuries after Luton crash

The crash happened on New Year's Eve. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after his car crashed in Luton on New Year's Eve.

It happened at around 5pm on Saturday evening in Alder Crescent.

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital with serious injuries and no one else is believed to have been involved.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact 101.

Police concerned for welfare of missing Bedford woman

Jade Honour. Credit: Bedfordshire Police

Bedfordshire Police say they're concerned for the welfare of a missing woman from Bedford.

23-year-old Jade Honour hasn't been seen since December 30 when she was due to meet a friend but never turned up.

Jade is described as a white, 5’2”, of medium build, with shoulder length ginger/brown hair.

She was last seen wearing a peach onesie, a dark Parka jacket, and Mickey Mouse pumps.

Anyone with information is asked to contact us on 101 quoting reference 383 of 30 December.

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