Manchester

Motorist killed in M62 crash with lorry

A motorist has been killed in a collision with a lorry on the M62 in Greater Manchester.

The accident happened on the westbound carriageway at junction 19 at Heywood/Middleton at about 03:25 BST.

The driver of a Ford Mondeo suffered multiple injuries in a collision with a lorry and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The carriageway was closed for several hours but has now reopened. Any witnesses are asked to contact police.

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