NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Woman dies and passenger hurt in Shetland crash

A 47-year-old woman has died after a one-car crash on the A970 in Shetland.

Police said Brenda Hay, from Skerries, died in the collision which happened at about 11:30 on Saturday at the Sandwater junction with the B9075.

She had been driving a black Mitsubishi Lancer. A passenger in the vehicle was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed for several hours while investigations were carried out. Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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