Man dies in M1 crash

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal crash on the M1 motorway yesterday (Tuesday).

The crash happened at about 4.12pm on the northbound carriageway, about half a mile after junction 46, Leeds.

An Audi A4 convertible collided with the central reservation before crossing all three lanes of the motorway and ending in a field.

The 42-year-old male driver of the Audi was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other vehicles were involved.

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team via 101.