Thursday 14th January 2016 – 7.25am – Murray MacGregor.
A man has died after a crash on a Midlands motorway.
The incident happened at about 1.10am on the northbound M40 between junctions 15 – 16 northbound just before bridge over Stratford Canal
Two ambulances, a paramedic area support officer, the doctor from the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance and the MERIT trauma doctor attended the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “When crews arrived they found a car on the embankment at the side of the carriageway that had suffered considerable damage.
“The man was found on the carriageway. Sadly there was nothing that could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead at the scene.
“The northbound carriageway is still closed at present and will remain so for sometime for investigations to continue.”