Wiltshire

Woman killed in Salisbury crash between car and lorry

A woman has died in a head-on crash between a car and a lorry in Salisbury.

Wiltshire Police are advising drivers to avoid the A36, which has been closed while the collision is investigated and has five miles of tailbacks.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Southampton Road just after 1100 GMT.

An elderly couple in the car were taken to Salisbury District Hospital where the woman died. The man is being treated for a spinal injury.

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