A lorry driver fell asleep at the wheel before driving nearly a mile the wrong way along a busy motorway "in a trance-like state", a court heard.
Five people died in the motorway collision in Staffordshire early on 24 May.
But bosses insist medical students helping meet winter NHS demand will work within their abilities.
The Wicker Man rollercoaster will be the first ride to combine wood and fire, Alton Towers say.
What do devolved powers mean for the West Midlands?
A Paul Pogba-inspired Manchester United cruise to victory as incoming Stoke boss Paul Lambert watches his new side's struggles continue at Old Trafford.
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill rejects the chance to replace the sacked Mark Hughes as Stoke City manager.
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