Gloucestershire Police are investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 5.45pm yesterday evening (Tuesday, 13 October 2015) on the A436 between Stow-On-The-Wold and Oddington.
The incident involved just one vehicle, a black Ford Fiesta, which had been heading out of Stow towards Oddington when it left the road on the nearside before coming to rest in a hedge. The driver (sole occupant) of the vehicle was a 76 year old lady from Bledington. She was treated by paramedics at the scene before being air lifted to hospital in Coventry. Sadly, despite efforts of medical staff she died a short while after arriving at hospital.
The scene remained closed for four hours while officers from the Tri-Force Specialist Operations Collaboration conducted a detailed investigation. The investigation team would like to hear from anyone who witnessed this collision or feels they have any relevant information Please call 101 quoting incident No: 348 of 13 October 2015.