Leeds & West Yorkshire

Driver dies as HGV crosses M62 motorway

A driver has died after his HGV crossed the central reservation of he M62 motorway in West Yorkshire and crashed.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said the accident happened at about 0435 BST between junctions 30 and 31.

The vehicle crossed the central reservation and shed its load, leading to lane closures and lengthy delays for commuters.

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