Man dies in motorway bridge fall

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A MAN has died this morning after plunging off a Doncaster motorway bridge.

The incident on the southbound carriageway of the M18 is causing major rush hour traffic disruption for motorists.

The man sustained fatal injuries after falling from a bridge on the southbound carriageway between junction two, the junction with the A1(M), and junction one, Maltby, police said.

Emergency services are at the scene.

The section of the M18 is expected to remain closed for some time.