Lowestoft: Police Name Man Killed On M6

Police in Leicestershire have named a man from Lowestoft killed in a crash on the M6.

The crash happened at around 10.48am on Tuesday morning on the southbound carriageway of the M6 between junction 1 and the slip road to the A14.

Three lorries and a car collided killing HGV driver Steven Baker from Lowestoft.

The driver of another HGV was treated for minor injuries by paramedics at the scene. The third HGV driver wasn't injured.

The driver of the car was taken to the University Hospital of Coventry and Warwickshire and she was released the same day.

DC Kath Orr from Leicestershire Police, who is investigating the incident said: “All four vehicles were travelling southbound in lane one of the M6 when they were involved in the collision.

“We hope that anyone who witnessed the collision, or any of the vehicles prior to it, will get in touch and help us with our enquiries. Any information could help us so please get in touch.”

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