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Three held as van overturns on M11

Published 04/07/2015

Three men were arrested by Essex Police after the crash on the M11
Three men were arrested by Essex Police after the crash on the M11

Police have arrested two men on suspicion of people trafficking after a van overturned on a motorway.

A 15-year-old was taken to hospital with injuries which are not believed to be serious.

The two men were arrested after their van, towing a caravan, crashed shortly after 5am on the northbound M11 in Essex, between junction 8 for Stansted and junction 9 for Great Chesterford.

The 42-year-old and 19-year-old, both from Poland, were also arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.

A third man, a 29-year-old also from Poland, was arrested on suspicion of immigration offences.

All men remain in custody being questioned by detectives.

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