Yamaha biker does 300 kph

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A motorcyclist will have to do without a licence for months after being caught going 300 kilometres per hour (kph). The 30-year-old was stopped by a traffic policeman after a radar trap positioned on the A1 western motorway near Sattledt revealed his offence yesterday afternoon (Weds). The man, whose 23-year-old girlfriend was his pillion passenger, […]

Weed-killing farmer zapped by 25 KV line

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A Tyrolean farmer died instantly when his tractor touched a high-power line today (Weds).Officials in Weer in the province¬ís Schwaz district said the man, 49, was spraying herbicides on weed in his fields when his tractor¬ís trailer got entangled with a 25 kilovolt (KV) line. The farmer died on the spot, they added.Dozens of households […]