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Man dies in crash on M40

A man has died following a crash on the M40 in Warwickshire.

It happened just before 10.30am this morning near junction 12 on the southbound carriageway.

The Police, Fire and West Midlands ambulance service were all called to the scene of the crash where the car had overturned into a ditch.

The driver died at the scene, his passenger, a man in his 30s, was uninjured along with a seven-year-old girl who had been travelling in the back of the car.


Woman dies after M40 crash

A woman has died after a crash on the M40 in Warwickshire.

Ambulance crews were called out to a stretch of the motorway between junctions 12 and 13 at 11:30pm on Wednesday night.

The northbound side of the road was closed for several hours.

“Crews attended a two car road traffic collision on the M40.

“Sadly, it quickly became apparent to crews that nothing could be done to save a female. She was confirmed dead at the scene.

“Crews also assessed two male patients for minor injuries and they were later released at the scene.”

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman

25-year-old woman killed in M40 crash named

A 25-year-old woman killed in a car crash on the M40 on Friday morning has been named as Izabela Elsa Agachi.

Miss Agachi from Leamington Spa died when the minibus she was traveling in collided with a lorry in the south-bound carriageway at around 00.50hrs.

A 43-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.