Luton man killed in M1 crash

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A Luton man has died after a collision on the M1 in Northamptonshire.

The collision, involving a lorry and a construction worker, happened at about 9am yesterday (Monday, 10 October) within a section of roadworks on the northbound carriageway, just north of junction 16.

The incident caused tailbacks measuring eight miles.

The construction worker, a 47-year-old man from Luton, sadly died at the scene.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, can contact the Northamptonshire Police Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.