A Dorset rapid response vehicle crashed into a Boscombe restaurant last night after swerving to avoid hitting another car. Richard Slee has been to the scene to see the aftermath of the crash.
The South Western Ambulance Service have released a statement following the collision last night with a Dorset restaurant.
An ambulance car crashed into a restaurant last night, leaving a restaurant customer needing hospital treatment.
The emergency vehicle crashed into the Koh Thai restaurant in Boscombe last night at 6.55pm.
The driver of the ambulance was checked by paramedics and the customer at the restaurant was rushed to Poole Hospital.
An inquest will opened this morning into the death of a man in Boscombe. Police were called to an address on Gloucester Road on Friday where the body of 42-year-old Ibrahim Yousef was found.
A murder investigation is underway. Officers believe his death is linked to a fatal crash in Trowbridge in Wiltshire on Friday evening.
A fourth man has been sentenced to eighteen years in prison for the manslaughter of twenty one year-old Reece James from Bournemouth. Reece James was shot at his flat at the junction of Roumelia Lane and Sea Roadin Boscombe, on Wednesday 25th July 2012.
Twenty five year old Jarome Parkinson, from London, was found guilty of manslaughter on Thursday 6 June 2013. The Honourable Mrs Justice Nicola Davies, told him : “I believe a sentence of 18 year’s imprisonment will give you time to reflect on your life and the crime you have committed.”
Kieron Kenroy Wellington, aged 30 and of no fixed abode, and two London men – Wayne Stephenson, aged 34, and Keifer Hutchinson, aged 23, were also found guilty of manslaughter on Thursday 6 June 2013. They were sentenced to 16 years in prison on Friday 7 June 2013 at Winchester Crown Court.
Four men have admitted fatally shooting a Bournemouth man at his home.
21-year-old Reece James was shot dead in his flat in Boscombe on Wednesday July, 27.
The four men were found guilty of manslaughter today and will be sentenced tomorrow, Friday June, 7.
After the death of Reece James, Dorset Police's Major Crime Investigation Team started a search across the South, which led officers to London and Kent areas.
Detective Superintendent Pam Trevillion, said: “This verdict comes at the end of a complex investigation by Dorset Police working together with our colleagues at the Metropolitan Police and Kent Police as well as the Crown Prosecution Service."
The company which built the artificial surf reef in Dorset has ceased trading. Boscombe's £3.2m reef has been out of action since May last year after it was damaged by a boat propeller. New Zealand based ASR limited was due to carry out repairs.
Bournemouth Borough Council says its liquidation was unlikely to affect its plans to restore it, and it will continue to pursue an insurance claim for the damage. The reef, made of 55 giant sand-filled bags 740ft out at sea, opened in November 2009 after lengthy delays and running over budget.
Dorset Police have released a statement after charging a further two people in connection with the death of 21-year-old Reece Menzies in Boscombe.
Four men from London and a woman from Bournemouth, have been charged in connection with his murder in July 2012.
Two people will appear before magistrates today charged with the murder of a 21-year-old man in Dorset.
Reece Menzies was discovered at his flat on Romelia Lane in Boscombe on the 25th July.
It's understood that he was shot in the early hours of that morning.
A 29-year-old man from London and a Bournemouth woman, aged 22, were charged yesterday.
Three other men all from London were charged with Reece's murder last month.
Three men are due before magistrates in Bournemouth later charged with the murder of a 21-year-old man in Boscombe. Reece Menzies was found dead at his home in Bournemouth on July 25th.