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  1. Live updates for Monday 10 July 2017
  2. A50 closed near Derby after serious crash
  3. Ram raiders rip ATM from Ashby building society
  4. Mum of stabbed-to-death backpacker retraces daughter's footsteps
  5. Woman sexually assaulted in Nottingham
  6. Button battery burns hole in girl's nose

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By Liam Barnes and Dave Wade

All times stated are UK

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    Video caption: Wistow maize maze: Can you solve the mystery?

    This maze in Leicestershire is 20 times bigger than the one at Hampton Court.

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    Severe accident: A46 Leicestershire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A46 Leicestershire northbound severe accident, between A607 and A6006.

    A46 Leicestershire - A46 closed northbound between the A607 junction in Syston and the A6006 junction in Willoughby-on-the-Wolds, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, between J30 for A616 and J29a for Markham Lane Markham Vale.

    M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed on M1 southbound between J30, A616 (Worksop) and J29a, Markham (Markham Vale), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Our dedicated live coverage has ended for Wednesday, but automated news, sport and travel updates will continue to appear overnight.

    East Midlands Live returns from 08:00 tomorrow morning

  5. Weather: More rain to come

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    Showers will gradually ease during the evening, with a largely dry overnight period expected. However cloud will gradually thicken bringing outbreaks of rain by the early hours.

    Minimum temperature: 13C (55F)


    It will be cloudy tomorrow with occasional rain which will become heavy by the afternoon.

    Maximum temperature: 17C (63F)

  6. Watch: Clear-up after cash machine stolen

    Ben Truslove

    BBC News Online

    Here's more on that theft of the cash machine in Ashby-de-la-Zouch this morning...

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    Video caption: Thieves smashed a wall of a Nationwide building society to steal the ATM

    Det Con Miranda Granger, from Leicestershire Police, said: “The digger was used to ram the front of the building in order for the suspects to remove the cash machine which would have caused a significant amount of disruption.

    “Our investigation is continuing and we’re keen to hear from anyone with information about the incident. Did you see any suspicious activity in the area? Do you know anything about the incident?"

  7. Lorry driver jailed for texting-at-the-wheel crash

    Dave Wade

    BBC Local Live

    Here's the shocking moment a lorry ploughed into the back of a tractor on the A38 in Derbyshire while texting at the wheel...

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    Video caption: Tractor crash dashcam footage

    Michael Morton, 45, was jailed at Nottingham Crown Court today for two years and four months, Derbyshire Police said.

    He had been driving one-handed while using his smartphone and travelling at a speed of about 50mph when he failed to see a tractor in the same lane.

    Morton’s vehicle smashed into the rear of the tractor coming to a stop on the central reservation.

    The 58-year-old tractor driver was thrown from his cab suffering six broken ribs, spinal fractures and a lacerated scalp.

    Morton, from, Shirebrook, admitted causing serious injury by dangerous driving and was also banned from driving for four years and four months.

  8. Two suspects wanted by police after stabbing

    Liam Barnes

    BBC News Online

    Police are looking to get in touch with two men after a man was stabbed in the leg in Bestwood Park at about 19:45 on Saturday night.

    A 37-year-old man was taken to Queen's Medical Centre, Nottinghamshire Police said, but was later discharged.

    Both men sought by police are said to be white, stocky and aged between 35 and 45.

    Mildenhall Crescent Bestwood Park
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    Severe disruption: M1 Nottinghamshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Nottinghamshire northbound severe disruption, between J27 for A608 Hucknall and J28 for A38 Alfreton.

    M1 Nottinghamshire - One lane closed and slow traffic on M1 northbound between J27, A608 (Hucknall) and J28, A38 (Alfreton), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Leicester City: Swansea reject £40m offer for Sigurdsson

    BBC Sport Wales

    The Foxes could have to shell out £50m if they're to land Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson this summer.

    Swansea City have rejected a bid of £40m from Leicester for one of their star players.

    Everton are also said to be keen on extending their summer spending by splashing out on the 27-year-old, so Craig Shakespeare's side could have a fight on their hands.

    Gylfi Sigurdsson Swansea City Leicester City
  11. Man dies after 'serious assault' in Hyson Green

    Liam Barnes

    BBC News Online

    A 40-year-old man has died after what police have described as a "serious assault" in Hyson Green.

    Nottinghamshire Police said they were called to Pleasant Row at about 06:00 on Sunday after a man suffered a serious head injury after arguing with another man.

    He was taken to Queen's Medical Centre but later died from his injuries.

    A spokesman for the force said they're asking anyone with information to come forward.

    Pleasant Row Hyson Green
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    Severe accident: M1 Northamptonshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Northamptonshire northbound severe accident, between J18 for A5 and J19 for M6.

    M1 Northamptonshire - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M1 northbound between J18, A5 (Rugby) and J19, M6 (Catthorpe Interchange), because of an accident involving coach and lorry.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time