The driver of a lorry involved in a fire on the M40 on Friday morning (28 September) has died. The incident occurred on the northbound stretch of the motorway between junctions 15 and 16 at around 4.15am. Mobile phone camera footage appeared to show an HGV explode into flames after being in collision with two other lorries. Three ambulances and two paramedic officers were sent to the scene. A man, believed to be in his 40s, was pronounced dead. His […]
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