Leeds & West Yorkshire

Family of five seriously hurt in M1 crash

crash on M1
Image caption The five people seriously injured included three children aged between one and 11

A family of five have been seriously injured in a crash on the M1 in Northamptonshire.

The collision between a car and a lorry happened on the southbound carriageway near Watford Gap at around 09:45 GMT.

A man and woman, who are in their 30s and from Rochdale in Greater Manchester, are described as being in a critical condition.

Their children, two boys aged 11 and nine and a one-year-old girl, are also being treated in hospital.

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