Ox and Bucks landed close to their objectives just after midnight—the first Allied unit to land in France. They poured out of their gliders, surprising German defenders, and taking two bridges - including Pegasus - within 10 minutes, losing Lieutenant Den Brotheridge and Lance-Corporal Greenhalgh.
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A section of the M3 has been closed and bomb disposal units are at the scene after reports of "potential hazardous material in the road".