Pedestrian spotted on South Yorkshire motorway

A pedestrian has been spotted on a South Yorkshire motorway.

The M18 in South Yorkshire.
The M18 in South Yorkshire.

The man was seen in the last hour on the southbound M18 near junction 5.

The incident was reported to police by a member of the public who was concerned for the man’s safety.

The M18 in South Yorkshire.

Officers said they spoke to the man, gave him safety advice and said he was now off the motorway.