Man falls to death on M1

editorial image
Share this article

THE M1 near Hemel Hempstead has fully reopened after a man fell to his death from a bridge this morning.

The man, who has not been identified, was hit by a lorry and pronounced dead at the scene by ambulance crews.

Two lanes of the busy motorway between J9 and J8 were closed southbound following the incident just after 7am but one reopened just before 9am.