Cleveland Police arrived shortly after and are currently on scene dealing with the incident.. One eye witness said it appeared that the bus … Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. We are now attempting to make the road safe. It looked like the paramedics were treating someone on the floor near to the bus and two other cars were in the right hand lane.”. Man arrested after fatal A66 crash. A LORRY and three cars have been involved in a crash on the A66 just after Scotch Corner Emergency services were called just after 1pm and closed the road. 0 comment. By Lucy Starkie A66 Papcastle crash A66 closed. Marton Road - always busy on the best of days - is among the roads suffering congestion. Download the … The woman driver, who was due to collect schoolchildren and was the only person on board, was taken to James Cook University Hospital suffering “multiple limb injuries”. To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time Article share tools Thirty-five others were injured when the coach carrying children was in the crash with a minibus and a car just before 3.47pm on the A66 near Keswick in Cumbria. A Cumbrian school bus involved in a crash which killed a man and two teenagers was on the correct side of the road on impact, police have said. A spokesman said: “There is no update at this stage.”. A woman has been taken to hospital after a bus smashed through the side of the A66 in Middlesbrough.. 0 comment. By Andrew Thomas Editor. The A66 is a major road in Northern England, which in part follows the course of the Roman road from Scotch Corner to Penrith. The opening of the A66 is allowing traffic to ease although there is still congestion on the roads. Police officers were reporting long delays on the A66 at Smallways after a collision had brought traffic on the road to a standstill. Status : Pending. The closure of one of Teesside’s key routes has had a knock-on effect on routes across Middlesbrough and the wider area. That ruled out one alternative route for drivers this morning. The driver, a woman, was taken to hospital with leg injuries. It is now more than eight hours since the coach collided with the barrier. The white Compass Royston coach hit a crash barrier at around 7.50am on the A66 dual carriageway eastbound at the Cineworld turn-off with the A172 Marton Road. Here are the key details of the incident: Thank you for reading. A66 westbound between B6542 near Appleby-in-Westmorland (north) and A6 | Westbound | Road Works | Cumbria . Credit: PA. A man has died in a fatal collision between a car and a HGV on the A66. The bus is being moved from the A66 now. Two teenagers who died when a school bus crashed into a car in Cumbria have been named by police as Kieran Goulding, 15, and Chloe Walker, 16. Two teenagers were killed when their school coach and a car collided in Cumbria yesterday. The A66 is a major road in Northern England, which in part follows the course of the Roman road from Scotch Corner to Penrith. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Police, four fire appliances, and nine ambulance crews, including a doctor and a hazard area response team, were sent to the crash scene this morning. Two pupils and man killed in Cumbria bus crash named. You can unsubscribe at any time. A man who died following a fatal collision on the A66 at Thornthwaite, Keswick has been identified. EMERGENCY services attended the scene of a crash involving a bus. Cleveland Police confirmed the A66 remains closed eastbound at the turnoff with the A172. Our. All major routes into Middlesbrough town centre, including Newport Bridge and Marton Road, were among those affected. The road was closed for around 10 hours but only one lane will be open until at least tomorrow. A biker was airlifted to hospital after a crash which closed the A66 for over four hours. This is a location near Keswick, Cumbria, UK. Nine children remain in hospital, two in … The A66 is closed near Cockermouth due to a crash between a car and motorbike. Drivers are urged to avoid the A66 if possible and use alternative routes. The A66 is a major road in northern England which in part follows the course of the Roman road from Scotch Corner to Penrith. A Spokesperson for Cleveland Fire Brigade said: We were called at 7.57am to a single vehicle accident involving a coach. Kieran Goulding, 15, and Chloe Walker, 16, were both killed. 0 comment. It is believed the crash happened near to the Brigham and Broughton junctions. The female driver of the coach, who was the only person on board, has been taken to James Cook University Hospital with leg injuries. The A66 eastbound has now been partially reopened. Traffic is still queuing back to Cannon Park while Borough Road and Marton Road are busy. The bus has now been moved, as you can see below. More drivers have been getting in touch with us to explain what they saw. She was the only person on board the bus which was due to collect schoolchildren. Kieran Goulding, was 15 when the coach was hit by a car, on the A66 … It cost around £250,000 and is in memory of Kieran Goulding. Patrick Short, 68, who was driving a Honda Civic car, was also killed. Even after a single lane was opened, there continued to be long tailbacks on Wednesday early evening, which could continue into Thursday's rush hour. One driver who was stuck in traffic said: The bus had smashed into the side of the road and looks like it has been completely written off. The driver has been taken to hospital :: It's understood no one else was hurt. The Gazette has attempted to contact Compass Royston, the company to which the coach that crashed on the A66 this morning belonged. Re: A66 Coach Crash by consettbell » Tue Aug 17, 2010 8:01 pm It was one of Metcalfe farms wagons, the coach managed to avoid the first wide load and crashed into the second explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. Cars were asked to turn around to enable to road to be cleared following the crash just at around 7.50am. The crash occurred on the A66 near Bassenthwaite Lake. The A66 eastbound will remain closed until at least 4pm today, due to temporary barriers being installed following a collision involving a coach this morning. POLICE officers and civilians who helped at last year’s A66 crash between a school bus and car, were praised at an awards ceremony in the town this week. Driver appeal over A66 fatal school bus crash. A crash on the A66 in South Bank. Published 25 May 2010. 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