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We got waved down by a police car almost immediately and I accepted the fine and three points there and then.
Friday, when a construction worker assigned to a road project in the area came across the wrecked car and waved down Sgt.
Two more workers, possibly supervisors, waved down the train and stopped it.
The victim waved down a cab but the driver only took her back to the city centre because all she had on her was pounds 10.
The friend waved down the policeman, who called paramedics.