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Drivers warned about dangerous roads as big freeze grips UK

Motorists have been warned to expect difficult driving conditions as icy weather continues to grip the UK.

The Met Office has issued yellow 'be aware' warnings for ice across the entire country and snow across the Midlands, northern England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Van overturns and seven vehicles slide off road in icy conditions

A van overturned and seven vehicles slid off the road in Sussex this morning as motorists faced icy driving conditions.

Two men, both in their twenties, suffered arm and facial injuries and were taken to hospital after the accident on the northbound carriageway of the A24 between Ashington and Washington.

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