Driver 'lost consciousness'

The driver of a coach that overturned on the M3 yesterday lost consciousness at the wheel, Hampshire police said.

The accident happened at about 6pm on the southbound carriageway, near Fleet services.

Eight people were taken to hospital, one seriously injured with a fractured bone.

Passengers on the Dutch-registered coach were were travelling to Southampton to begin a cruise.


Coach overturns on motorway

A coach carrying 40 people has overturned on a motorway in Hampshire.