Female pensioner in her 80s dies after collision with car – Regional

A FEMALE pensioner has died following a crash yesterday afternoon.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 8:30 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 8:36 am
Police

The woman, in her 80s, was involved in a collision with a blue Ford Focus in Somerford Road near the Purewell Cross roundabout in Christchurch, Dorset.

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Paramedics and police rushed to the scene at 3.15pm. The air ambulance also landed on a school playing field.

But they were unable to save the woman, who lived in Christchurch, who died at the scene.  

Somerford Road was closed while investigations were carried out.