Woman sent to immigration detention following crash on M11 near Saffron Walden

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Three men were released without charge after being arrested on suspicion of people trafficking and immigration offences following a crash on the M11 on Saturday (July 4).

A Vietnamese woman has been transferred to immigration detention following a crash involving suspected people trafficking on the M11 on Saturday (July 4).

The woman,31, will face removal from the country if it is found she has no right to remain in the UK.

A 15-year-old girl was taken to hospital after police were called to an overturned van towing a caravan between junctions eight and nine, Stansted and Great Chesterford, at 5.15am.

Two ambulance crews attended the scene where a female was treated for neck and head injuries and taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. Four others were described as walking wounded.


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A 42-year-old and a 19-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of people trafficking and dangerous driving.

A 29-year-old Polish man was also arrested on suspicion of immigration offences. All three were later released from bail without charge and no further action is being taken against them.

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