Woman killed after car hits tree at Hendre, Mold

A young woman died and two people were injured after their vehicle is believed to have crashed into a tree in Flintshire.

The incident, which involved a red Nissan Micra, took place on the A541 at Hendre, near Mold, on Saturday night.

Police said the front seat passenger, who is not thought to be from north Wales, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and the other passenger both sustained minor injuries.

They were taken to Wrexham Maelor Hospital.

The road was closed following the crash, which happened shortly before 2200 BST, and diversions were put in place.

North Wales Police are appealing for witnesses to contact Pc Aled Jackson or officers at the eastern roads policing unit on 101 (in Wales), 0845 6071001 (Welsh language line), or 0845 6071002 (English language line).

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