Somerset

Woman, 70, dies in two-vehicle crash on A367 in Somerset

A 70-year-old woman has died in a two-vehicle crash on the A367 in Somerset.

Two other people were also injured in the accident, which occurred in Stratton-on-the-Fosse, near Midsomer Norton, at 13:15 GMT on Wednesday.

The woman, a passenger, was taken to Frenchay Hospital in Bristol for treatment but died shortly after arriving.

The road was closed for several hours after the incident. Police are appealing for witnesses.

A police spokesman said the drivers of both vehicles - a Vauxhall Corsa and Renault Megane were not seriously injured.

Related Internet links

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