Driver found dead after car crash at Newlands Corner

A woman found dead by the side of her car at a Surrey beauty spot is believed to have been thrown from the vehicle when it struck a tree.

Police said the body of the 40-year-old Guildford woman was discovered by a member of the public walking at Newlands Corner on Saturday.

Emergency services were called to the scene, near Guildford, about 1300 BST.

Police, who are appealing for information about the crash, said the woman was driving a Toyota Landcruiser.

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