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Force apologise to sick motorist for accidentally blowing up his car

Following the controlled explosion, it later emerged that police had parked the vehicle after the owner had been taken ill.

Members of the public had been warned to avoid the area

Members of the public had been warned to avoid the area

Date - 2nd February 2017
By - John Toner - Police Oracle
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Cumbria Police has apologised to a motorist for a mix-up which led to a controlled explosion being carried out on his car left outside a station. Bomb disposal experts were called to what police described as a "suspicious incident" after...
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