Passenger killed in road crash as car rolls into field in Northamptonshire

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Police have confirmed that a person has died following a collision involving two vehicles near Stoke Bruerne last night (Monday).

Emergency services were called to the A508 near Stoke Bruerne at around 7.40pm.

A silver Ford Puma, driven by a 22-year-old woman from Brackley, was travelling south on the A508 when it was in collision with a grey Ford Fusion, driven by a 33-year-old woman from Derby, which was travelling in the opposite direction.

The collision happened on a bend just south of Stoke Bruerne.

One of the cars rolled and landed in a field following the crash. Police closed the road at around 8pm.

A 21-year-old woman, who was a passenger in the Ford Puma, died at the scene. The driver of the Puma was taken by air ambulance to University Hospital Coventry.

Witnesses to the collision or anyone with information is asked to call the Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615 or Northamptonshire Police on 101.