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Calls for more to be done to tackle high levels of air pollution

There are calls for more to be done to tackle high levels of air pollution in our region.

It's estimated 47 people die in Cambridge every year as a result of poor air quality.

City leaders have been at a summit that's heard calls for one and a half billion pounds to be spent on switching to low emission cars, vans and buses.

Watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Elodie Harper.

Police name woman killed by moped fleeing police

Police in Cambridge have named the woman who was killed by a moped which was being pursued by police through the city.

Lesley Bello-Hernandez, who was 67, was walking along Arbury Road when she was hit. She was treated by paramedics but died at the scene.

The scene of the fatal collision Credit: Cambridge News/BPM Media

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, aggravated vehicle taking and possession with intent to supply drugs.

A 19-year-old woman was also arrested but has since been released under investigation.

Officers are appealing for anyone who has dash-cam footage of the collision or saw what happened to contact them at www.cambs.police.uk/report or to call them on 101 quoting incident 232 of 13 February.

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Woman dies after being hit by moped fleeing police

Arbury Road in Cambridge. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A woman pedestrian has been killed after being hit by a moped in the Arbury Road area of Cambridge.

A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, aggravated vehicle taking and possession with intent to supply drugs.

Officers had attempted to stop the moped shortly before the collision.

Cambridgeshire Police say they have informed the Independent Office for Police Conduct which is expected to launch an investigation.

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