More bad news: dreadful crash in Wales

Discussion in 'UK and Europe' started by Simon Brooke, Jan 8, 2006.

  1. Simon Brooke

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    <URL:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/north_west/4592412.stm>

    Four cyclists killed in car crash

    Four cyclists have been killed and eight people injured after a car was
    in collision with a group including children in north Wales. Police said
    the four were pronounced dead at the scene after the accident involving
    a Toyota Corolla.
    The eight others were taken to hospital with injuries said to vary from
    serious to slight and roads have been closed.
    The accident was at 1010 GMT on Sunday on the A547 at Abergele. The car
    driver is among those in hospital.
    North Wales Police said the accident happened when the Toyota heading
    towards Towyn was in collision with the group.
    The eight injured people were taken to Ysbyty Glan Clwyd near Rhyl. The
    air ambulance attended along with other emergency services.
    The accident scene is near the junction with Gors Road and police said
    both roads were closed while investigations are carried out.


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  2. Simon Brooke wrote:
    > <URL:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/north_west/4592412.stm>
    >
    > Four cyclists killed in car crash
    >
    > Four cyclists have been killed and eight people injured after a car was
    > in collision with a group including children in north Wales. Police said
    > the four were pronounced dead at the scene after the accident involving
    > a Toyota Corolla.
    > The eight others were taken to hospital with injuries said to vary from
    > serious to slight and roads have been closed.
    > The accident was at 1010 GMT on Sunday on the A547 at Abergele. The car
    > driver is among those in hospital.
    > North Wales Police said the accident happened when the Toyota heading
    > towards Towyn was in collision with the group.
    > The eight injured people were taken to Ysbyty Glan Clwyd near Rhyl. The
    > air ambulance attended along with other emergency services.
    > The accident scene is near the junction with Gors Road and police said
    > both roads were closed while investigations are carried out.
    >
    >
    > --
    > [email protected] (Simon Brooke) http://www.jasmine.org.uk/~simon/
    >
    > ;; I'd rather live in sybar-space


    "However there is nothing to suggest the driver did anything but lose
    control and on the face of it this seems to be a terrible accident."

    FFS! Driving too fast for the road conditions, anyone? He/She could
    have slowed down, surely!

    Tim.
     
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