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Five police officers died in coach crash

Title
Five police officers died in coach crash
Genre
Interview
TX Date
16 May 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:01:37
Description
Chairman of the Police Federation, Jim Jardine explains the situation involving the people killed in a coach crash. Five members of the police service were killed in the accident, when the coach taking them to the Police Federation Conference at Blackpool suffered a brake failure and overturned near Wakefield, but Jardine says that the conference will go ahead as planned. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Jim Jardine
Keywords
Motor vehicles; Police; Conferences; West Yorkshire; Blackpool; Police Federation; Road accidents; Coaches; Accidental deaths; Wakefield

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