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Police appeal following serious road traffic collision

Police are appealing for information following a serious collision. The incident happened on the A417 near Ampney Crucis at around 5.35pm on Tuesday afternoon (June 24). The collision involved a...[full story]

Posted : 26/06/2014 08:59:45

Fatal collision on M5 - witness appeal

A man died in a collision on the M5 in the county last night (1st June). The 57-year-old man, from West Yorkshire, was riding a yellow BMW motorbike when it collided with a blue Ford Mondeo between...[full story]

Posted : 02/06/2014 17:08:57

A417 Open Following Two Fatal Collisions

The A417 at Birdlip in Gloucestershire has now reopened. Crickley Hill had been closed from 3.10am until around 1pm following a collision in which a 54-year-old Cheltenham man died. The A417 was...[full story]

Posted : 04/11/2013 19:53:18

Police Respond to Second Serious Collision on A417 Near Birdlip

Gloucestershire Police are currently responding to a serious road traffic collision on the A417 between the Air Balloon roundabout and Nettleton Bottom. The collision happened at approximately 11.3...[full story]

Posted : 04/11/2013 16:52:18

A417 Crickley Hill Remains Closed Following Fatal Collision

The A417 at Crickley Hill remains closed from the junction for the A46 following a fatal road traffic collision in the early hours of this morning (Monday November 4). The head-on collision happene...[full story]

Posted : 04/11/2013 11:51:00

Man Dies and Four Injured Following Collision At Ampney Crucis

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died and four people were injured in a collision on the A417 London Road at Ampney Crucis last night. The collision happened at around 8.35pm on Wedne...[full story]

Posted : 20/12/2012 11:25:54

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