Mirfield man, 20, killed in motorway smash

A YOUNG driver has died in hospital after a car crash this morning.

The 20-year-old man was in a white Renault Clio which was at a stop on the hard shoulder of the M62 eastbound between junctions 29 and 30.

He was reportedly stuck by a blue Mercedes AZ and sustained serious injuries.

The incident was reported at 7.20am.

The man was taken to Pinderfields Hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact the police’s Motorway Unit on 01924 292915.

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