Two seriously hurt on M1

A DRIVER and his passenger are fighting for their lives after a collision on the M1 near Trowell last night (Thursday June 2).

An Audi car collided with a lorry between junctions 25 and 26 on the northbound carriageway near the village at about 11.15pm.

The driver of the car and a female passenger suffered serious, life-threatening injuries and are currently being treated at Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre.

The driver of the lorry was not injured in the crash

Anyone who witnessed the collision should call Det Con Katie Stokes at Nottinghamshire Police on 0300 300 99 99, ext 816 2225.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.