Lorry driver crashes into level crossing
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Lorry driver jailed for crashing into level crossing barriers

A lorry driver has been jailed for eight months for crashing through the barriers of a level crossing before driving off.

The incident happened near Roydon station in Essex at about 10:45 on 21 June.

Tencho Hristov, 30, from Immingham in Lincolnshire, caused £23,000 of damage, British Transport Police said.

He was found guilty of obstructing an engine or carriage using the railway, wilful omission or neglect and of failing to report a road accident.

  • 21 Sep 2017
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