Police search for man's family
POLICE believe they have identified a mystery man who died in a motorway collision.
Officers were called to reports of a collision on the M61 southbound in Swinton, at its link with the A580 (East Lancashire Road) at 2.05am on Sunday, July 16.
A Volkswagen Passat was travelling along the M61 when it was involved in a collision with a pedestrian. Just seconds later, a Toyota Avensis was also involved in a collision with the pedestrian.
Sadly, the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers believe they have identified the man following an appeal for information, however formal... read more
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