The Northern Echo from the north of England has an awful sad tale in their online edition:
http://www.thisisthenortheast.co.uk/dis ... s_name.php
>>Whisky galore as Scotch Corner lives up to its name
>>SCOTCH Corner certainly lived up to its name when a lorry load of whisky tippled over.
>>Dozens of bottles of scotch smashed in their cases as the Mercedes lorry had a spill onto the southbound A1 sliproad - closing the famous North Yorkshire junction for ten hours.