Two men die in horror crash on M18

Police are investigating the crash
Police are investigating the crash

Two men died after a crash on the M18 northbound carriageway last night.

At around 10.20pm yesterday (Monday 20th April) it is reported that a white Audi was stationary in lane two of the M18 northbound carriageway, close to the Junction 3 exit, when it was involved in a collision with a white articulated lorry.

A 20-year-old man driving the Audi and a 19-year-old man passenger sustained fatal injuries.

A 20-year-old woman, also a passenger in the Audi, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where she remains in a critical condition.

A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and bailed pending further enquiries.

Witnesses to the collision should call 101 quoting incident number 1138 of 20 April 2015.