Weapon against road deaths

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service unveil their most advanced weapon against road deaths cause by young drivers.

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First of its kind - VF4 launched against road deaths

The VF4 is a Ford Focus with a difference. It is a car crash simulator being used as part of a campaign aimed at young people to cut the number of road deaths in Leicestershire.

Mandie Brown lost her son after he died in a car crash, caused by a drunk driver.

Together with Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service, Mandie and the drink driver,

Michael Park, are taking the VF4 to every school in Leicestershire to educate young people about the dangers on the roads.

Paul Speight explains how unique the car is.


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