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Suspected drug driver arrested on the A1(M) in Richmondshire

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Roads Policing Group officers pulled over a silver Skoda Fabia on the A1(M) near Cleasby at around 8.30pm on Wednesday (7 June 2017). Following a road-side test which showed up traces of cannabis, the man was arrested and taken into custody for a blood sample to be taken. He was released under investigation while enquiries […]

Road closures in place on the A66 following collision

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The incident occurred on the westbound carriageway at around 12.30pm. Both carriageways are currently closed in the immediate area while emergency crews attend the scene and motorists are advised to find alternative routes. Anyone who witnessed the incident or the events surrounding it are asked to contact North Yorkshire Police quoting reference NYP-19052017-0177.