A driver has been arrested after a fatal crash on the M1 in Northampton this morning which killed a passenger.
The crash happened at about 2.30am on the southbound carriageway of the M1 at Junction 15.
A black Renault Laguna collided with the central reservation.
The male front seat passenger died.
Traffic is currently being diverted off the motorway and back on via the junction’s slip roads while barrier repairs take place and fuel is cleared from the motorway. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.
In a separate earlier incident, a male pedestrian was killed after being hit by a car on the A501 between Wellingborough and Finedon at about 1.50am.
Anyone with information about either can call police on 101 or 0800 174615.