Police issue warning over conditions on M62 motorway as car flips sideways

A car flipped sideways on the M62 eastbound near junction 24, at Ainley Top. Picture: West Yorkshire Police Roads Policing Unit (Twitter).
A car flipped sideways on the M62 eastbound near junction 24, at Ainley Top. Picture: West Yorkshire Police Roads Policing Unit (Twitter).
0
Have your say

Police have urged motorists to take care on journeys after a car flipped onto its side on the M62.

West Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Unit issued the warning today as drivers across Yorkshire are battling treacherous conditions including fog and ice.

Read more: Drivers battle treacherous conditions as Met Office issues weather warning
The unit posted a tweet showing a car that had flipped sideways near the eastbound exit slip road at junction 24, at Ainley Top, at about 9.45am.

Is more snow on the way? Day by day weather forecast for Leeds & Yorkshire this week
No-one was hurt in the collision, police said.

But the tweet added: " Please remember to drive to the conditions."

Read more: Leeds grandmother stranded on M62 closure slept in van overnight in freezing temperatures
The M62 remains open.

RAIL VISION: HS2 will reduce journey times between London and Leeds to 81 minutes by 2033.

High-speed route ‘already bringing benefits to region’