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Investigations continue into three vehicle crash

Police are continuing to appeal for information after a three vehicle crash near Carlisle that left one man with 'life changing' injuries.

The crash happened at 11am on Sunday 22 June on the A6071 at the Roadhead junction near to Kirklinton, and involved two motorbikes and a Range Rover.

The driver of a Yamaha motorbike, a man from Sunderland, was taken to the RVI in Newcastle, where he remains with serious, non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Range Rover has contacted police officers.

Cumbria Police are appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time of the collision to contact them on the 101 non-emergency number.


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Two motorbikes and a car were involved in a serious crash at around 11am this morning.

Two bikes, a Yamaha and a BMW, were involved in an accident with a red Range Rover Evoque.

The BMW rider was seriously hurt. The rider of the other bike was uninjured.

Police are looking for the driver of the Range Rover which did not stop at the scene.


Police appeal for witnesses

A nineteen year old man is in a serious condition at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary after he was apparently hit by an eastbound lorry on the A75 a mile east of Newton Stewart at approximately 2:40am on Saturday 17th August.

Police believe that a number of vehicles will have been in the area around the time of the accident and are urging anyone who might have information about the accident to contact them. They say they have already spoken with a number of lorry drivers in relation to the accident.

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