A WOMAN spotted sitting on railings on a bridge over the M1 died after being struck by a vehicle on the carriageway.
Police received numerous reports of someone on the crossing over the motorway between junctions 32 and 33 yesterday evening (Sunday).
A spokesperson said: “The 39-year-old woman is believed to have fallen from the bridge and collided with a vehicle in the carriageway below, she was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
“Her family have been informed.
“We are keen to hear from any motorists who were travelling on the M1 yesterday evening who witnessed the incident, or the woman prior.
“We are especially keen to hear from anyone with dash-cam footage.”
Call 101 quoting incident 891 of September 13..