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Upminster woman in 20s killed in Aveley road crash

12:25 30 January 2013

The scene of Monday

The scene of Monday's crash in Romford Road, Aveley (picture: Paul Bennett)

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A woman in her 20s was killed in a road crash on Monday.

The scene of the crash in Romford Road (photo: Paul Bennett)The scene of the crash in Romford Road (photo: Paul Bennett)

The woman, who was from the Upminster area, has been formally identified, and next of kin have been informed.

Essex Police have confirmed she was driving toward Upminster on the Romford Road, just north of Aveley, when her car was in collision with a tree at about 3.30pm. Despite the efforts of London and Essex ambulance crews, as well as the Hertfordshire Air Ambulance, she died at the scene.

East of England Ambulance spokesman Gary Sanderson said: “Sadly, after everyone’s efforts at the scene, the woman was pronounced dead shortly after. Our thoughts are with her family at this tragic time.”

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. If you saw the crash, please call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101, or e-mail collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk.

The road, which is immediately south of the Havering border with Essex, was closed into the night as officers carried out their initial investigation.

The woman was driving a Ford Fiesta.

Do you know her? Please contact the news desk on 020 8477 3903 or e-mail ramzy.alwakeel@archant.co.uk.

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