This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 17 °C Friday 25 May, 2018
Advertisement

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river

The incident happened at about 6.30am this morning.

river don The River Don on the A1, Doncaster Source: Google Maps

A MAN HAS died after the car he was driving plunged from a motorway and into a river in Yorkshire, England.

The accident happened at about 6.30am on the A1 road in Doncaster. The car in question left the road and entered the River Don.

The man’s body has since been recovered, according to South Yorkshire police.

While formal identification has not yet taken place, it’s understood that the man’s family have been informed.

Police officers remain at the scene while underwater search teams are on hand to assist with the recovery operation.

don2 Source: Google Maps

Read: Storm Katie has been battering Britain this weekend

Read: The ancient city of Palymyra could be restored in 5 years

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS (6)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

Leave a commentcancel

 

Trending Tags