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Residents fear fatal crossing accident won't be the last

by Russell Hookey

People living near the level crossing in Norfolk where a car and train collided yesterday say it's only a matter of time before it happens again.

The driver of the Kia car, named locally as Rod Wheeler, was killed as his vehicle crossed the tracks between Littleport and Downham Market on the line from King's Lynn to Kings Cross. Russell Hookey reports


Man in court after police car crash

A man has been charged with aggravated vehicle taking- following a crash yesterday morning.

Two police officers and a member of the public were injured as police followed a suspected stolen car in Danbury in Essex. A woman- who was in a separate car- is in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The two police officers are recovering at home. A 20-year-old man is due before magistrates tomorrow.

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