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Map where man in car seriously injured by falling tree

A 19-year-old man has been taken to hospital after the car he was in was hit by a falling tree Credit: ITV Central

The crash involving a tree and a car, which left 3 people injured, happened at 6.00pm on the A45 between Coventry and Rugby.

A 19-year-old man has been taken to hospital with serious, head, face and chest injuries.

The driver and another passenger were both described by ambulance crews as walking wounded.


Tenth anniversary of England's Rugby World victory

Today marks ten years since England won the Rugby World Cup. There were seven players from Leicester Tigers in the squad, including captain Martin Johnson and also former Leicester coach Clive Woodward. Both will be attending a celebration dinner tonight at Welford Road.

Martin Johnson, former Leicester Tiger, celebrates winning the Rugby World Cup in 2003 Credit: Steve Cuff/EMPICS Sport

Volunteers 'devastated' after arsonists destroy chapel

by Chris Halpin

Volunteers who helped look after a chapel of rest at a cemetery in Warwickshire, say they're devastated after it was gutted by fire on Remembrance Sunday.

It's thought the damage caused by the blaze at the Watts Lane Cemetery in Rugby could cost tens of thousands of pounds to repair. Police are investigating and are treating it as arson. Chris Halpin reports.

Rugby chapel user is 'horrified' by arson attack

A member of a cemetery chapel which was destroyed by an arson attack at the weekend said she "could not believe" what had happened.

Grace Hamp, who has been a member of the chapel for the past 20 years said, "it's so sad and mindless because it's never done anybody any harm and it's there for anybody who wants it and needs it."

"It's difficult to put into words," she added, "we're just horrified at what they've done."

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