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PSA boss compares no-deal Brexit to train crash

PSA boss compares no-deal Brexit to train crash

Business
The head of the car group that owns Vauxhall has compared a no-deal Brexit to a head-on train crash.PSA chief Carlos Tavares also said if a no-deal Brexit had serious consequences for the car group, there would be an ethical responsibility to protect employees outside the UK.He said the firm would take "necessary decisions" regarding PSA's UK plants.PSA also said it had halted investment at its UK factories while the outcome of Brexit remains unclear.Mr Tavares, who was speaking at the Frankfurt motor show on Tuesday, has warned previously that Vauxhall plants at Ellesmere Port and Luton were under threat from Brexit.'Jobs at stake'Mr Tavares castigated politicians on both sides for failing to find a solution to Brexit. Sending t...
Comedian Kevin Hart suffers major injuries in car crash

Comedian Kevin Hart suffers major injuries in car crash

Entertainment
Kevin Hart has suffered major injuries in an early morning car accident, US authorities say.The comedian and actor, 40, was a passenger in a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda when the driver lost control of the car. The car had been turning on to the highway when it tumbled down an embankment above Malibu in the early hours of Sunday, according to California Highway Patrol. Image: Kevin Hart was injured in a car crash in California Hart and a second passenger, 31-year-old Rebecca Broxterman, were well enough to reach his home nearby for medical attention, CHP said.He and the driver Jared Black, 28, both suffered major injuries and were later taken to hospital, however. Advertisement ...
Reports: Comedian Kevin Hart injured in car crash

Reports: Comedian Kevin Hart injured in car crash

Entertainment
Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Comedian Kevin Hart was injured in a California car accident Sunday morning. TMZ said Hart was riding as a passenger when his Plymouth Barracuda veered off the road, crashed through a guardrail and went down an embankment on Mulholland Drive at about 1 a.m. PST. He and his driver reportedly suffered "major back injuries," but a woman in the car was not seriously hurt. Photos of the vehicle show the roof was crushed. UsMagazine.com said it obtained a police report that said Hart "left the scene to his nearby residence to get medical attention." TMZ said the star was treated at a nearby hospital later in the day. His current condition and whereabouts are not clear. Hart, 40, is known for his stand-up comedy and performances in the films Ride Along, Central Intelligence, Ju...

Virginia’s top mental health official dies after crash

Health
Virginia's top mental health official has died from injuries he suffered in a three-car crash in which an 18-year-old woman was killed. Gov. Ralph Northam spokeswoman Alena Yarmosky said on Friday that the family of 52-year-old Dr. S. Hughes Melton notified the governor of his death. Melton was commissioner of the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services. Northam said, "Not only was Dr. Melton a devoted public servant and physician, I considered him a friend." Virginia State Police say Melton's car on Wednesday bumped a car in front of him on State Route 254, crossed the center line and collided head-on with a car driven by Hailey Green of Staunton. Green was pronounced dead at the scene. State police said the driver of the third car wasn't injured.Let's block ads! (Why?...