Woman dies on A6 near Kibworth Beauchamp

A woman has been killed in a traffic accident on the A6, near Kibworth Beauchamp in Leicestershire.

Police said it was believed that only one car was involved in the crash, between West Langton Road and Melton Road, at about 01:00 BST.

The road was closed in both directions from the Kibworth Shooting Grounds to the B6047 Melton Road roundabout, but has since reopened.

An investigation is under way into the cause of the accident.

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