Man airlifted to hospital from M55 after 'medical episode'
A man has been airlifted to hospital in a life-threatening condition after he collapsed while driving on the M55, say ambulance services.
The man, who is believed to be in his mid-40s, suffered what has been described as a medical episode shortly after 10 am on Wednesday between junctions 3 and 1 on the eastbound carriageway.
The motorway was closed in both directions for a short period while the air ambulance landed.
An Ambulance Service spokesman said: "We were called to a serious incident on the M55.
"A man was airlifted to Wythenshawe Hospital in what is believed to be a life... read more
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