The French government Thursday ordered irate farmers blocking arterial roads to Paris to halt their latest protest over tax hikes after the accidental death of a driver. Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier called for the "immediate lifting" of the blockade which caused a crash that left a car driver dead. Six people suffered mild injuries in a second accident involving a tractor and an anti-riot police vehicle.
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