A MAN died in a late-night road crash.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the 40-year-old man died just before midnight last night.

A BMW overturned as it travelled towards Edenfield on the A680 Rochdale Road near to Fecit Lane.

The front seat passenger, from Rochdale, suffered fatal injuries.

Police said no other vehicles were involved but are appealing for witnesses or anybody that saw the BMW prior to the collision to contact them on 101.