Car overturns in single-vehicle collision on M40 near Banbury over weekend

A driver had a lucky escape after a vehicle rolled on the M40 near Banbury over the weekend.

Monday, 13th September 2021, 11:36 am
Updated Monday, 13th September 2021, 11:38 am

Thames Valley Police officers with the Roads Policing Unit responded to a single-vehicle collision on the M40 between junction 11 at Banbury and junction 10 at Cherwell Services around 2.20am yesterday (Sunday September 12).

The TVP Roads Policing unit posted a message about the collision on social media, which said: "The driver fell asleep at the wheel, collided with the central barrier and rolled the car. Luckily no injuries and no one else involved.

"Tiredness can Kill, take a break and arrive alive."

Thames Valley Police officers with the Roads Policing Unit responded to a single-vehicle collision in which a vehicle overturned on the M40 near Banbury early Sunday morning September 12. (Image from TVP Roads Policing Tweet)