POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle crash at Hatherleigh in which a woman died. The accident happened at about 5pm yesterday (Sunday) when a silver Honda CRV collided with a hedge and overturned on the A386 near Fishleigh Cross, Hather

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle crash at Hatherleigh in which a woman died.The accident happened at about 5pm yesterday (Sunday) when a silver Honda CRV collided with a hedge and overturned on the A386 near Fishleigh Cross, Hatherleigh.The driver, a 52-year-old local woman, was pronounced dead at the scene. She has yet to be formally identified and next of kin have yet to be informed.A 59-year-old woman passenger in the vehicle escaped with minor injuries.Local diversions ere put in place for around seven hours while an initial investigation of the crash scene took place. No other vehicles appear to have been involved.Police say any witnesses should contact them on 08452 777444 quoting incident log number 749 of January 25.