Digger and trailer come loose and end up next to Doncaster motorway

This was the scene after a trailer an a mini digger ended up in trees after coming loose on the M18, near Doncaster.

Monday, 7th March 2016, 2:56 pm
Updated Monday, 7th March 2016, 3:01 pm
Trailer next to the M18 in Doncaster

Police tweeted the picture of the trailer and the digger to warn other people about what can happen if items are not secured well enough to the vehicle which is towing them.

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South Yorkshire Police operational support services tweeted: “Check your load before you set off. Expensive mistake. Trailer and mini digger into the trees. #M18. #Doncaster.”