Males more likely to overtake

Male drivers are more likely to risk lives by overtaking blind and speeding on rural roads according to a survey by Brake and Direct Line.

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Horse rider explains the moment he was struck by a car on a country lane

A man from Market Harborough has been talking about the moment he was hit by a car on a country lane while he was out horse riding.

Richard Clutterbuck was out riding with his wife in August 2010 when a sports car overtook another car, passing onto the wrong side of the road and crashed head on into his horse that he was riding.

His horse was killed by the impact. Richard suffered a broken vertebrae in his lower back and broke three ribs.

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