Man killed in M1 crash

A MAN died after a four car smash on the M1 last night (Wednesday).

The incident happened at 6.42pm on the northbound carriageway just before junction 39.

The man, from Sheffield, was airlifted Leeds General Infirmary suffering from serious injuries but died later.

He was a passenger in a green Honda Civic.

The driver of the Civic was taken to Pinderfields Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

A white van, black Vauxhall Astra and a yellow Honda Civic were also involved.

Anyone with any information should contact the Major Collision Enquiry Team on 01924 293047.