M18 now open after bridge fall death

THE M18 has now re-opened following the death of a man this morning who fell from a motorway bridge.

The southbound carriageway was closed between junction two, the junction with the A1(M), and junction one, Maltby, after the man plunged from the bridge earlier this morning.

No details have yet been released about the man’s identity.

The incident caused major rush hour traffic disruption.