Update - Police Continue to Appeal after M62 Closure on Thursday 5 September

Monday, 9 September, 2019

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses or anyone with dash-cam footage to come forward after a serious multiple collision on the M62 motorway on Thursday 5 September.

A Volvo HGV, a Volkswagen Passat, an Iveco Vehicle Transport and a Volkswagen Toureg were all involved in the incident which occurred at around 10:40 am on the East-bound carriageway prior to Junction 23.

The driver of the Passat, a 51 year old woman from Goole sadly suffered fatal injuries.
The deceased has today been named as Karen McDonagh and the family of Karen have today released a photo of her.

A 47 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving and released under investigation.

If you can assist officers in their investigations, please contact the non-emergency number 101 or via the live chat facility available through the Force’s website quoting reference 509 of 05/09.

Friday, 6 September 2019,

Police are appealing for witnesses and anyone with dash-cam footage to come forward after yesterday’s (05/09) serious multiple collision on the M62 motorway.

A Volvo HGV, a Volkswagen Passat, an Iveco Vehicle Transport and a Volkswagen Toureg were all involved in the incident which occurred at around 10:40 am on the East-bound carriageway prior to Junction 23.

The driver of the Passat, a 51 year old woman from Goole sadly suffered fatal injuries.

A 47 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving and been released under investigation.

If you can assist officers in their investigations, please contact the non-emergency number 101 or via the live chat facility available through the Force’s website, quoting reference 509 of 05/09.

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Thursday, 5 September 2019

Police were called at 10.43am to reports of a road traffic collision involving a number of vehicles on the M62 eastbound, Junction 22-23.

It has resulted in the fatality of a 51 year old woman from the Humberside area.

The eastbound carriageway has been closed and is likely to remain closed over the rush hour period, while emergency services work at the scene.

Motorists are strongly advised to avoid the area.

A 47 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving.

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