Fatal collision in Potton

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal collision in Potton today.

An 82-year-old woman from Potton suffered serious injuries after the black Honda Jazz she was driving was involved in a collision with a black Saab 93 in Potton Road near to Bedfordshire Growers at 1.20pm.

She was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital but later died.

The driver of the other vehicle, a 64-year-old man, suffered slight injuries.

The road remains closed and diversions are in place.

PC Andy Ralph, investigating, said: “I would appeal to anyone who saw the collision, or either vehicle prior to it, to call police.”

Anyone with any information should call PC Ralph at the Forensic Collisions Investigation Unit on 101 quoting incident 158.