Escaped cockapoo Benji brought M6 to a standstill

The owner of a dog that ran onto the M6 near Sandbach, forcing one of the carriageways to close and bringing traffic to a halt, has described how cockapoo Benji gave them, police dog handlers, and New Year’s Eve party guests a nine-hour run-around.
Benji bolted from owner Kerry Malley’s home in Winterley after he was startled by fireworks set off to welcome in the new year.   

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