POLICE have today named a woman killed in a four-vehicle crash on the M62 last Thursday (September 5).

Karen McDonagh, 51, from Goole, East Yorkshire, suffered fatal injuries in the smash.

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

A spokesperson said: "A Volvo HGV, a Volkswagen Passat, an Iveco Vehicle Transport and a Volkswagen Toureg were all involved in the incident which occurred at around 10.40 am on the eastbound carriageway prior to Junction 23.

"The driver of the Passat, a 51-year old-woman from Goole sadly suffered fatal injuries.

"The deceased has today been named as Karen McDonagh and the family of Karen have today released a photo of her.

"A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of death by dangerous driving and released under investigation.

"If you can assist officers in their investigations, please contact the non-emergency number 101 or via the live chat facility available through the Force’s website quoting reference 509 of 05/09."