Stoke & Staffordshire

Woman dies in lorry crash near Blythe Bridge

A woman has died in a collision involving a car and a lorry in Staffordshire.

She was a passenger in the car when the crash involving the stationary lorry happened at about 09:00 BST on the A50 near Blythe Bridge in Stoke-on-Trent.

A man and a young child in the car were assessed and discharged at the scene.

The woman had serious injuries and "unfortunately it quickly became apparent that nothing could be done to save her," the ambulance service said.

Nobody was inside the lorry at the time.

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