killed in two-car A38 accident near Burnham-On-Sea
female motorist was killed and a man is in a serious condition
following a two-car accident near Burnham-On-Sea yesterday (Saturday,
vehicles - a Mini and a Mazda - collided on the A38 outside Rooksbridge
shortly after 1.30pm at the junction with Biddisham Lane.
Dorset and Somerset air ambulance flew one person to Frenchay
Hospital in Bristol while the police helicopter was also used
to take a second person to hospital - but the woman was later
crews cut the roof off the Mini Cooper to free the woman.
The man was driving a Mazda 6 and was taken to the police helicopter
on a spinal board.
Nick Hunt confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Police were called
to a two-vehicle accident at 1.37pm and sadly one lady
has died and another person is in hospital. An extensive investigation
is underway to establish what happened and we would urge any witnesses
to contact us by dialling 101."
Pictured: The helicopter and scenes around the crash this