Woman dies in Staffordshire horse-drawn carriage crash
A woman was killed and a man suffered serious injuries when the horse-drawn carriage they were riding in crashed.
The 60-year-old woman was a passenger in the blue four-wheeled carriage, which crashed in Hilderstone, Staffordshire, at 13:05 BST on Sunday.
She was airlifted to hospital where she died, Staffordshire Police said.
The driver, a 55-year-old man, suffered serious leg injuries. No other vehicles were involved.
The carriage, which was being pulled by one brown horse, came to a stop near Heath Farm, about 500 yards away from the initial accident on Uttoxeter Road, near the junction with Jolpool Lane.
The horse was not badly hurt, police said.