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Man left in a ditch for three hours as three police forces fight over who should attend.

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Senior police officers left a man in a ditch for three hours while they argued over which force should attend.

Eventually the man was able to attend hospital after no help arrived. 

Although the police forces in question are calling it a confusion over who should help him.

Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire police have now launched an internal investigation following the 999 call on Sunday at 4pm.  

No emergency services arrived until 6.40pm & no other emergncy service was alerted to the incident by the police.

The man who was left injured at the scene for three hours following the collision at Tilbrook.

Tillbrook is officially in the Cambridgeshire area however it borders with Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire.

Northamptonshire Police took the 999 emergency call  at 4.25pm however passed details over toBedfordshire  Police who said the accodent was outside of their area. 

Cambridgeshire Police were alerted to the collision and also claimed it was outside their area. 

Three hours later Bedfordshire Police decided to dispatch a car after learning no help had arrived and the motorcyclist has made his way to Bedford Hospital. 

Cambridgeshire police have responded confirming the incident acutall happened within the Bedfordshire area. 

However admitted a better response from all three forces should have been given. 

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Verne Troyer has tragically died aged just 49

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Verne Troyer who was know for his role in Mini-Me within the Austin Powers films has tragically died today.

Verne had made it public that he was struggling with alcoholism & depression leading up to his death.

On April 3rd Verne was rushed to hospital following suspected alcohol poisoning. A friend contacted police after a call from Verne who appeared to be very upset, drunk and feeling suicidal.

His agent has released a statement requesting thoughts and prayers for Verne at a difficult time.

“Asking you to keep Verne in your thoughts and prayers. He’s getting the best care possible and is resting comfortably.

“Appreciate the support from family, friends, and fans around the world. We will keep you updated here.”

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Verne.

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Cops catch gang of criminals leaving Hartlepool in stolen cars

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Recently in Hartlepool there has been an increase in criminals targeting Ford Fiesta cars, because criminals have a device that gets them into the car without the need for a key.

Over recent months up to Three Fiesta at a time have been going missing.

This morning the gang was at it again but this tome they didn’t count on the CDSOU A Relief who this morning recovered not 1; not 2 but 3 Stolen Ford Fiesta motor cars all attempting to leave Hartlepool containing suspected travelling criminals.

Police said “One of the vehicles unfortunately lost control and crashed while the other 2 vehicles had their front tyres stung and limped to a stop with one of the vehicle’s going the wrong way onto the A19 which was stopped by an unmarked vehicle. The driver was detained after a short foot chase and with the assistance of dog section 2 more males were also detained from another vehicle.

“Offences these males were arrested on suspicion of were theft of motor vehicle; drink driving; drug driving; dangerous driving; fail to stop for Police; no insurance and no licence.”

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TV Presenter Dale Winton Dies Aged 62

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Dale Winton who was best known for his game show Supermarket Sweep and In It To Win it has tragically died aged 62z

His agent has this evening confirmed the very sad news that Winton has lost his life.

No further details around Winton’s death have been released and it is requested that his family are offered privacy at this very tragic time.

His long-term agent Jan Kennedy said:

It is with great sadness that we can confirm the passing of Dale Winton who died at home earlier today.

While we know many will share this terrible loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy at this time of grief.

A number of tributes have been left on Twitter

Winton started his career as a DJ in London and he was soon hosting his own show on local radio.

This lead Winton to joining the BBC Bristol to present Pet Watch for BBC One.

Over the years he also worked for Channel 4 ITV and on BBC One’s national lottery show.

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