Monday 26th February 2018 – 1.30pm – Murray MacGregor.
A woman has been confirmed dead at the scene of a crash involving a lorry and a car.
The incident happened at about 9.15am this morning, Monday at the junction of the A426 and Calias Lane at Birdingbury in south Warwickshire.
Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance were sent to the scene.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “On arrival, ambulance staff found a woman in a car that had suffered significant damage.
“Crews carried out advanced life support but sadly, it wasn’t possible to save her and she was confirmed dead at the scene.
“The lorry had front offside damage. The driver, a 26-year-old man, was assessed by ambulance staff; he was understandably shaken but otherwise uninjured and was discharged at the scene.