Police say a woman in her 40s died after a collision on the A370 between Burnham-On-Sea and Weston on Monday evening (May 13th).

A lorry and a car collided at the junction with Ferry Lane, near to the Hobbs Boat Inn, at 5.30pm.

Police spokesman Wayne Baker told Burnham-On-Sea.com: “We were called to reports of a two-vehicle road traffic collision on the A370, at its junction with Ferry Lane, near to the Hobbs Boat Inn at about 5.30pm.”

“A car was in collision with a lorry. The occupant of the car was seriously injured and sadly died shortly afterwards.”

“The A370 was closed until 7am to enable collision investigators to examine the scene.”