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Soham woman killed in four car crash

Police have named a woman who died in a collision on the B1104 in Cambridgeshire yesterday.

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Police accident

Woman dies and man in critical condition after Fenland crash

A woman has died and a man is in a critical condition in hospital following a collision in Cambridgeshire yesterday.

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VIDEO: CCTV footage reveals idiots risking their lives by ignoring red lights at level crossings

Shocking details and video has emerged of near misses at level crossings showing people dicing with death by ignoring the barriers.

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VIDEO: Suffolk Highways team ready to tackle snow and ice this winter

VIDEO: Suffolk Highways team ready to tackle snow and ice this winter

Suffolk Highways are well-prepared to keep the county’s roads clear of ice and snow over the coming winter months.

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling marks the start of construction work on the A14 with Highways England's Chief Executive Jim O'Sullivan, Highways England staff and graduates, and local partners.

Start of construction on £1.5bn A14 scheme gets thumbs up from across East Anglia

Support has been received from across East Anglia after it was announced today (28 November) that work on one of Britain’s biggest road upgrades is officially underway.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Killing someone with your car like “manslaughter or even murder”

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Killing someone with your car like “manslaughter or even murder”

“If you killed someone with anything other than a vehicle, you would be charged with manslaughter or even murder.”

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

One of the aims of the Drive For Justice campaign is to lobby for greater use of driving bans given out when sentencing and longer bans for those who kill or seriously injure on the roads.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

Speculation is rife that the Government’s long awaited review of dangerous driving offences and penalties may consider the possibility of increasing the maximum sentence for death by dangerous driving from 14 years to 20 years.

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Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

There is a backlash from families who have lost loved ones to road crashes that justice is not done with lenient sentences compounding their grief.

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Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Drivers who kill have been sentenced to an average of just four years in prison with dozens escaping jail altogether, an investigation has revealed.

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Road accident news.

Man killed in Cambridgeshire crash named by police

A man has died following a single vehicle collision in Cottenham.

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Lauren Danks ANL-161116-104241001

Family and friends pay tribute to Lauren Danks, 22, who died after A11 Red Lodge road collision

She was 22 with everything to live for and according to one of her many friends could “light up a room with her smile”.

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Deer warning issued to motorists driving on rural roads

Beware deer on rural roads as the autumn rutting season is in full swing, warns landowners’ organisation CLA East.

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Road accident news.

Updated: Arrest after woman found dead in car on A11 at Red Lodge - road reopened

A man has been arrested in connection with a young woman found dead in her car on the A11 at Red Lodge early today.

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The spillage on the A11.

Tanker spill causing long delays on A11 at Mildenhall

There are long delays on the A11 at Mildenhall this evening after a tanker spilt its load.

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Road accident news.

Jack-knifed lorry blocks B1053 Newmarket Road

A jack-knifed lorry has blocked the B1063 at Cheveley this morning, Thursday November 3.

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Potholes

Have your say on Suffolk’s pothole problem maintenance

Residents in Suffolk are being invited to give their views on a new plan that sets the standards that Suffolk Highways will meet for reactive maintenance.

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Peterborough railway station.

Network Rail looking for young women in Peterborough, March and Ely to join new apprenticeship scheme

Network Rail is the latest company to join the Young Women’s Trust campaign to make apprenticeships work for young women and are looking to recruit in Peterborough, March Ely and Cambridge.

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Staff Sgt. Hunter Davis, who died after a crash on the B1112 Eriswell Road ANL-160906-114729001

US airman killed in crash sent text message shortly before he lost control of car, inquest told

A US airman sent a text message shortly before he lost control of his car and was killed in a crash at Eriswell, an inquest has heard.

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Road accident news.

Man killed in tractor crash in Cambridgeshire Fens

A man has died following a crash involving a tractor and a parked car in Cambridgeshire.

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