Motorist 'lucky' to escape with minor injuries after motorway crash in South Yorkshire

A car overturned on the M1 in South Yorkshire this morning
A car overturned on the M1 in South Yorkshire this morning

A motorist was 'lucky' to escape with minor injuries after a car overturned on the M1 in South Yorkshire this morning.

The car overturned on the northbound stretch between junctions 36 and 37, around Barnsley.

Police officers dealt with an overturned car on the M1 in South Yorkshire today

Police officers dealt with an overturned car on the M1 in South Yorkshire today

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Luckily very minor injuries but caused a few traffic problems.

"Thanks to everyone that rang in and stopped to help until we arrived."