Old Wokingham Road in Crowthorne, Berkshire is closed in both directions after a vehicle collided with a telephone pole which has fallen into the road. It happened between the B3430 Nine Mile Ride and Easthampstead Road.
Both the vehicle and the pole will have to be recovered and removed from the road before it can be reopened.
Its Victorian walls are almost as well known as the criminals its housed - but after 150 years, Berkshire's Broadmoor Hospital has been deemed unfit for purpose. Almost 250 million pounds is being spent to build a modern facility next to the original site in Crowthorne. People living close to the high-security hospital have now been given the opportunity to see the redevelopment plans. Kate Bunkall reports.
The motorcyclist, a 39-year-old man from Crowthrone, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road was closed for a number of hours to allow collision investigators to examine the scene.
Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died in a collision in Crowthorne yesterday morning. At about 10.40am, a blue Honda CBR was travelling along the B3348 Bracknell Road, when the rider hit a lamppost and a tree and came off his bike, just past Brookers Row.
A pensioner has been reliving the terrifying moment she was attacked in her own home in Berkshire.
Veronica Manser had gone outside to check her postbox. When she returned the robber was waiting. She was attacked - thrown to the floor - fracturing her hip.
She's been in hospital for almost a month and tomorrow will be her 85th birthday. Divya Kohli has this exclusive report and speaks to Veronica, her daughter Sue Coffy and Det Con Alex Hillan of Thames Valley Police.
A pensioner has been reliving the terrifying moment she was attacked in her own home.
Veronica Manser had gone outside to check her postbox. When she returned the robber was waiting.
She was thrown to the floor fracturing her hip. She's now almost a month in hospital - and tomorrow will be her 85th birthday.