UK Motorway

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...

Witness Described 'Terrible Scenes' At Coach Crash That Killed Two And Injured Scores

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK

A survivor of the coach crash that killed two people and injured 54 has spoken of the "terrible" scenes she witnessed. The vehicle, believed to be ...

Dog On The Loose On M60, Causing Traffic Chaos, Having A Great Time

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

A pink-collared Jack Russell dog has been causing havoc at a junction of the busy M60, forcing authorities to block the road at rush hour. Greater ...

Good Samaritan Mown Down As He Tried To Stop Man Plunging To His Death

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK

One of the men killed in a tragic accident on the M1 yesterday has been revealed to be a Good Samaritan, mown down as he tried to stop another man fro...

M1 Closed After Two People Die At Bridge

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK

Two people have died after a "serious incident" on the M1 motorway. Hertfordshire Police and the East of England Ambulance Service were called to t...

Two Killed In Road Accidents On New Year's Day

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 17-year-old boy has died after he was hit by a car as he walked home in the early hours of New Year's Day, and another person has died after a colli...

Car 'Sliced' In Two In M11 Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A diver had a miraculous escape after a car was cut in half on the M11 on Christmas Eve. According to the Essex Fire Service, the vehicle left the ro...

Treating a Southerner to a Trip Oop North

Tom Ward | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Ward

It's a strange one, thinking about why we go home. The underlying reason must be homesickness, a desire to see friends and family again, even if we've just left them, but for a young lad just moved down to London, it's hard to admit this.

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...

Woman Dies In M6 Bridge Fall

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.12.2013 | UK

A woman has died after falling from a bridge over the M6 near Birmingham. Police said they had received reports that the woman had jumped from the ...

Man Dies After Crane Falls On M25

PA | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

A man has died after a crane fell from a yard on to the M25. The man, who is believed to have fallen from the crane, was pronounced dead at the sce...

M6 Motorway Closed After 'Suspicious Vehicle' Reported

PA | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

Suspected fuel thieves closed a 12-mile stretch of one of the country's busiest motorways today after police were called to reports of a "suspicious v...

Man Killed In Motorway Bridge Fall

PA | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK

A man died after falling from a motorway bridge on to the road below. Police were called to the M42 between junctions 3a and 4 in Birmingham at 10....

Manslaughter Charges Over M5 Pile-Up Dropped Against Fireworks Organiser

PA | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK

Relatives of the seven people who died in a pile-up on the M5 said their torment goes on after manslaughter charges against a firework display organis...

Coach Crashes On M3 Near Fleet, Vehicle Overturned

PA | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK

A coach carrying about 40 passengers has overturned while travelling on a motorway, according to police. The accident, which happened on the M3 so...

Vehicle Torn Into Three Pieces In M6 Motorway Crash

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 23.02.2013 | UK

A man has been injured following a serious motorway crash. His vehicle split into at least three pieces following the collision between junctions 5...

25-Year-Old Arrested After Two Killed In M1 Crash

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

A 25-year-old has been arrested over a high-speed crash on the M1 in which two people were killed and another six injured. The man from east London...

M1 Closed Near Watford After 'Serious Collision'

PA | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

A serious collision involving two cars on the M1 has closed five junctions of the motorway in both directions, police have said. The accident happe...

M20 In Chaos After Pile-Up

PA | Posted 20.09.2012 | UK

A pile-up on a motorway will mean traffic chaos for most of Thursday after police closed a section of the M20 in Kent. Emergency services were call...

WATCH: Daring Ducks Cross Busy Motorway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Quick! Pass the smelling salts! Our nerves are in absolute shreds after watching this mother duck and her brood crossing the motorway in Toronto. W...

Shamed By The Police: The 80 Motorists Who Slowed Down To Snap Crews Trying To Free Woman From 'Horrific' Crash

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Police have released images of an astonishing 80 motorists who slowed down to photograph emergency crews as they tried to free a young women from a ...

M6 Motorway Closed After Serious Accident

PA | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK

A stretch of the M6 motorway has been closed after a serious collision that killed a horse and left a number of people injured. The southbound carr...

WATCH: Driver Drunk On Plum Brandy Drives Wrong Way Down M6

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK

A Hungarian lorry driver drove the wrong way for three miles in the dark down one of the country's busiest motorways - after getting drunk on home-mad...

Police Appeal For Witnesses After Woman Dies In M5 Crash

PA | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK

Traffic police have appealed for witnesses after a woman died in a crash which forced the closure of a motorway for more than five hours. West Merc...

Motorway Drama As Van Driver Left Hanging

PA | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

A driver was left trapped as his van dangled off a motorway bridge above a pedestrian walkway. Fire crews were met with the Italian Job-style drama...