Driver dies after her car drifts off the road near Harborough and ends up in a ditch

A driver has died after her car drifted off the road near Harborough today (Tuesday).

Tuesday, 26th November 2019, 5:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th November 2019, 5:24 pm
Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.Incident number:138 of 26/11/19.
Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.Incident number:138 of 26/11/19.

Police officers are appealing for witnesses after the fatal incident on the A14 eastbound in Kelmarsh this morning.

Officers said the driver, an 82-year-old woman, died at the scene.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesperson said: "At about 10.15am today, (Tuesday, November 26) for reasons yet unknown, a red Toyota Yaris travelling towards Kettering drifted off the carriageway, coming to rest upside down in a ditch.

"As a result of the collision, the driver, an 82-year-old woman, died at the scene."

"Anyone with information or who witnessed this incident is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101. Incident number: 138 of 26/11/19."