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Can you help? 91-year-old injured in collision

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We are appealing for witnesses after a man was injured following a collision in Preston.

Around 12.50pm on Monday, October 12, a Fiat car collided with a 91-year-old man in Ward’s End.

The male was taken to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment where it was confirmed he had suffered a broken pelvis.

The road was closed for two hours while accident investigators attended.


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Sister of MH17 victim said 'we all need answers'

Former BBC journalist Glenn Thomas Credit: ITV Tonight

The sister of one of the British victims of the MH17 crash told ITV News "we all need answers".

Tracey Withers, the twin sister of former BBC journalist Glenn Thomas, from Lancashire, has travelled to Holland to hear the final report into the crash.

Mr Thomas was a passenger on flight MH17 which was shot down over the Ukraine in July last year.

She said: "We all need answers. This is a step forward for the families."

The Dutch Safety Board is to publish a final report on why Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 broke up over Ukraine, killing all 298 on board.

Police appeal to trace wanted Merseyside man

Police on Merseyside are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a 20-year-old man who they would like to speak to in connection with a number of incidents.

Wade Chambers Credit: Merseyside Police

Officers believe that Wade Chambers, aged 20 of no fixed abode, could have important information that could assist them with their investigations into a Section 20 GBH assault from May 2014 and a Section 47 ABH assault, common assault, criminal damage and breach of a restraining order from July 2015.

Chambers is also wanted for two fail to appear warrants.

Wade Chambers is described as being around 5’ 5” tall of slim build with brown hair and blue eyes and known to frequent the Walton and Kirkby areas of Liverpool.

Anyone who knows anything about Wade’s whereabouts is urged to call Merseyside Police on 0151 777 4700 or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

Sister of MH17 victim hopes report will offer answers

The sister of a man from Lancashire, who was onboard a plane that was shot down, hopes the crash report will offer answers.

Glenn Thomas was a passenger on Malaysian Airlines flight MH-17, which was brought down over Ukraine in July last year.

His twin sister Tracey Withers says she is hopeful the Dutch Safety Board report out today could give her family some closure.


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