Man Dies In A1M Crash

Police have told Heart a man has died after this morning's crash on the A1M.

A police spokesperson said: "Police were called to the A1m northbound shortly before 5.55am this morning (Tuesday, February 17) following reports that a vehicle had left the carriageway between junction 6 and 7.

"The northbound carriageway was closed off while emergency services dealt with the incident.

"Sadly, a man died at the scene.

"Anyone who witnessed the collision, or saw a black Vauxhall Astra in the area prior to the collision, is asked to contact police via the non-emergency number 101."

The road was closed for most of he morning but has now reopened.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:

Go

On TV: 23 Sleeps Til Santa!

6pm - 7pm

Watch heart TV

  • Elton John Step Into Christmas

    18:10

    iTunes

  • Tom Jones & Cerys Matthews Baby It's Cold Outside

    18:05

    iTunes

  • East 17 Stay Another Day

    18:01

    iTunes

  • Band Aid 30 Do They Know It's Christmas?

    17:57

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter