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Woman rescued from canal near Goole

A woman has been rescued from a canal near Goole. Officers from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service were scrambled to the scene in Pollington today just before 10.15am.

Fire service water rescue technicians were sent out with a boat and pulled the woman to safety. She was suffering from symptoms of hypothermia when she was handed over to paramedics.

Appeal for witnesses after fatal crash near Boroughbridge

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman died in a collision near Borougbridge.

Police were called at 12.24pm to a serious collision on the A168 just south of Boroughbridge involving a red Ford Ka and a green lorry.

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The driver of the Ka, a woman in her thirties, was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where she sadly died.

The driver of the lorry was uninjured but very shaken up.

Anyone who saw either of the vehicles before the collision or witnessed the incident is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police.

The road was closed for several hours to allow emergency services to deal with the collision and to allow collision investigators to examine the scene. It has since reopened.

Three injured following violent altercation in Driffield

Humberside Police are appealing for information. Credit: PA

Three men have been injured after being assaulted in East Yorkshire.

Two suspects are believed to have attacked one of the victims in an alleyway off Market Place, in Driffield, on Sunday at around 2.25am.

Two of the victim's friends then came to his aid before being assaulted themselves.

One of the victims, a 23-year-old man, was treated at Scarborough General Hospital for facial injuries, while the other two suffered minor facial injuries.

Humberside Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information is urged to call 101, quoting crime reference 2231692.

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