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Ten years on from Great Heck rail crash

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6:54am 28th February 2011

Ten years ago today - the country was focused on the tiny village of Great Heck near Selby.

10 people were killed and 82 were seriously injured after a passanger train hit a landrover on the track then smashed in to a frait train travelling the oppite way.

A man was found guilty of causing death by dangrous driving following an investigation.

But many people who thought safety barriers should have been longer to prevent the accident.

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Howard and Byrne Solicitors, York - Criminal Defence Specialists