Woman Dies After Serious Crash In Ashfield

17 December 2018, 16:02 | Updated: 17 December 2018, 16:04

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A woman has died after a crash on the A1120 in Ashfield this morning.

Officers were called at 9.00am this morning, Monday 17 December, to reports of a collision on the A1120 in Ashfield involving a coach and two cars - a red Honda Civic and a silver Skoda Octavia.

The driver of the Honda, a woman in her 40s, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

The male driver of the coach has been taken to hospital with minor injuries. The coach was not carrying any passengers and nobody else has been hurt as a result of the collision.

Emergency services are still on the scene and the road remains closed while the vehicles are recovered and an investigation into the full circumstances of the incident are carried out. Road diversions are in place but motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible.

Witnesses or anybody who has dash-cam or mobile phone footage showing the manner of driving of the vehicles prior to the incident should contact the Serious Collision Investigation Team on 101 quoting CAD 83 of today.