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The crash occurred at approximately (GMT), when a Land Rover Defender towing a loaded trailer (carrying a Renault Savanna estate car) swerved off the westbound M62 motorway just before a bridge over the East Coast Main Line.
And when Britain’s Royal Navy announced it was replacing the Harriers with new F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jets, he saw an opportunity. “It’s a dragster, it’s a Ferrari, it’s a helicopter all rolled in one.” And he wanted it. Co-owner of Nalls Aviation with her husband, Hatfield-Nalls grew up around planes. “It’s having that car you always, always wanted, and it’s like a ’57 Chevy,” she says.
The train, which has a peak speed of 160km/h, was introduced to reduce traffic congestion on roads and encourage more use of public transport.
It takes 20 minutes to travel between Sandton and Centurion.—Sapa.
John Weddle, the GNER driver killed in the accident was also honoured by way of a new driver training school in his home city of Newcastle which was named after him.
In a ceremony attended by members of his family his 16-year-old daughter Stephanie unveiled a plaque dedicating the school to his memory.