Ex-rugby league star killed in crash

A FORMER rugby league star was killed in a motorway crash, police have confirmed.

A FORMER rugby league star was killed in a motorway crash, police have confirmed.

David Myers, who played for Wigan and Widnes, died when his van hit a bridge support on the M6 at 8.49pm last night.

The crash happened about 90 minutes before an accident which saw a family of six die.