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What Would You Do If You Saw THIS

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Tech

You're driving along the M25, the music is playing you casually look down at the dashboard. Immediately your eye catches a single word: 'Fire'. No...

Why Did The Chickens Close The Motorway? It's A Sad Story Actually...

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK

Around 1,500 chickens have been killed after a lorry carrying almost 7,000 of the live birds crashed into a safety barrier on the M62 in greater Manch...

LOOK: Maserati Dangles From Bridge After M6 Smash

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK

The M6 was closed after a major crash left a car hanging off the side of a bridge. Dramatic images showed the Maserati dangling from the carriagewa...

LOOK: Dramatic Bus Fire Closes The M4

PA | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

The M4 motorway was closed westbound between junctions 1 and 3 after a bus caught fire on Thursday night, the Highways Agency said. The vehicle app...

Beans Means Diversions

PA | Posted 03.04.2013 | UK

A lorry carrying tins of baked beans has crashed and shed its load across a motorway. Drivers in Merseyside were being urged to steer clear of the ...

Prepare To Stay Cold & Wet: More Snow To Be Followed By Floods

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK

Heavy snow is expected to sweep the country on Friday, ahead of a thaw which, coupled with rains, is expected to cause flooding. The worst of the ...

M4 Woman Dies After Car Collision On Motorway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

A 20-year-old woman has died following a crash on the M4 stretch of motorway between Bristol and Bath, after getting out of a car following a collisio...

UK Weather: Rain Brings Severe Flooding And Landslip (PICTURES)

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK

A landslip and localised flooding has been caused by heavy rain which has pelted parts of the country. The South West was hit by two storm fronts w...

M4 Motorway Won't Reopen As Planned

PA | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK

The M4 motorway in west London will not reopen on Thursday morning, the Highways Agency said. The motorway, which is the main route from London to ...

Part Of M4 Reopens: But Is This A Preview Of Traffic Chaos Before Olympics?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK

One of London's busiest motorways has been reopened in both directions between junctions 1 and 2, the Highways Agency said. The M4, which is the ma...

Man In Court After M6 Crash That Killed Four-Year-Old

PA | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

A 63-year-old man will appear in court today charged with causing the death of a four-year-old girl in a motorway crash. The man, from the Sunderla...

M1 Motorway Shut After Chemical Blaze

PA | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

The M1 motorway was tonight forced close in both directions because of a chemical fire, causing "significant delays" to motorists. Drivers and near...

Diesel Spill Causes Motorway Chaos On M25

PA | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

Huge queues built up on Britain's busiest motorway after a diesel spillage led to the part-closure of one of the road's busiest junctions. Motorist...