Man dies in M3 Eastleigh lorry crash

A 60-year-old man died and another suffered serious injuries when a lorry crashed into the central reservation on the M3 in Hampshire.

The seven-and-a-half tonne Mercedes truck was travelling south when it left the road near junction 13, for Eastleigh, on Saturday afternoon.

Driver Antony Welling, of Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, died in hospital. His passenger, 45, was treated for serious injuries.

The motorway was closed for four hours.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Hampshire & Isle of Wight



11 °C 7 °C


Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.