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Student, 21, dies on M56 after being hit by car 'while trying to hitchhike'

26 days ago   |   By The Mirror

The tragedy happened in the early hours of this morning as the man walked along a slip road, police said
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‘Hitchhiker' killed on motorway slip road while trying to get a lift

‘Hitchhiker' killed on motorway slip road while trying to get a lift

26 days ago   |   By Metro

He was walking along a sliproad on the M56 motorway in Cheshire
A man has died ‘while trying to hitchhike' along the M56.
The pedestrian was struck by a Jaguar XF Saloon on the slip road of the busy motorway.
He was taken to hospital after the crash around 1.10am this morning, but sadly died a short time later.
Greater Manchester Police said they were called to Junction 2 of the east-bound carriageway at Sharston Link.
They said the man killed was in his twenties.
The east-bound road was closed for more than four hours but has since reopened.
The M56 eastbound closure between J3...
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