Part Worn Tyre Fitted Days Before 70mph Motorway Crash

Owner of car wanted a cheap tyre to "tide" her over but ended up smashing into central reservation following blowout. A £25 part-worn tyre has been identified as a contributing factor which caused a 70mph motorway crash, an independent investigation has found. The tyre, which has three ‘unsatisfactory’ repairs, was fitted to the Seat Ibiza a few days before it [...]