Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Car passenger dies in lorry crash in Chilworth

A woman has died and a man is fighting for his life following a collision between a car and a lorry in Hampshire.

Police were called to Winchester Road in Chilworth, near Southampton, at about 1430 GMT following the crash at the junction of Hutwood Road.

The road was closed between the Chilworth roundabout and the Asda roundabout near Chandler's Ford.

Hampshire air ambulance attended and declared the female passenger of the car dead at the scene.

The male driver has been taken to Southampton General Hospital with life threatening injuries.

Motorists were advised to avoid the area but the road has now been reopened.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites