Motorist dies in lorry collision on A37

One person has died in a road crash involving a car and a lorry on the A37 in Somerset.

The incident happened at about 14:00 BST along the stretch of road near Chelwood, about eight miles south of Bristol.

The driver of the car died at the scene, Avon and Somerset police have said.

An investigation into the crash was started and the road was closed for a number of hours.