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Windermere fatal accident: Woman named

Cumbria police have confirmed that the woman who tragically died in a road traffic collision in Windermere on Sunday has been formally identified as Mrs Thompson of Buckinghamshire.

Fatal crash woman named

Cumbria Police have named a woman who died after a road traffic collision in Windermere on Sunday.

Elizabeth Mary Robertson Thompson, 68, of Marlow, Buckinghamshire was a back seat passenger in a red Nissan Note that collided with a wall on the A592 Lake Road.

The driver of the vehicle, a 66 year old man from Kendal, was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary with minor injuries.

The front seat passenger, a 67 year-old man from Buckinghamshire was taken to Furness General hospital also with minor injuries.

A second rear seat passenger, a woman from Kendal aged 77, suffered serious back, neck and leg injuries and was conveyed via air ambulance to the Preston Royal hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

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