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M4 van crash

Title
M4 van crash
Genre
Interview; Speech
TX Date
Jun 1986
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:03:38
Description
Police spokesman Sergeant John Wheeler describes in a statement a crash in which twelve people have been killed on the M4 motorway. He describes what happened to the van to make it overturn, and the other cars involved. He appeals to the public for any information as to the identities of the driver and passengers, as they have not yet been identified.
Contributors
John Wheeler
Keywords
Deaths; Death; Motor vehicles; Police; Motorways; Policing practice; Youth; Music festivals; Road safety; Traffic accidents; Glastonbury Festival

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