A 20-year-old man from Mirfield was killed in a crash on the M62 this morning.
The man was on the eastbound hard shoulder between Junction 29 and 30 after getting out of his Renault Clio car when he was hit by a blue Mercedes AX truck at 7.20am.
He sustained serious injuries and was taken to Wakefield’s Pinderfields hospital, where he later died of his injuries.
Police are now appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or has information. Contact the Motorway Unit on 01924 292915.