Road closed after crash kills woman

The road between Bawtry and Blyth roundabout was closed for several hours yesterday after a fatal crash.

A woman died following the collision in Bawtry Road, near Blyth, involving a car and a van at around 9.45am.

The woman inside the car, who has not been named by police, was taken to Bassetlaw District General Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

No-one else was injured in the collision.

The road was closed for several hours to allow police to carry out their enquiries at the scene.

Anyone who witnessed the crash should contact Nottinghamshire Police on 0300 300 9999.