There are big delays on the M40 Southbound between junction 15 for Warwick and junction 12 for Gaydon after a serious accident. The road is closed and police are diverting traffic which is causing long delays. It's expected to remain closed for most of the morning.
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.
– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman
“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.”
Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorist was killed following a crash on the M40 in the early hours of this morning.
An investigation is underway to establish how and why the crash occurred.
The driver of the vehicle involved, which is believed to be a green Mini One, was pronounced dead at the scene.
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.
traffic returned to normal on M40 Southbound between J12 B4451 (Gaydon) and J11 A361 / A422 (Banbury).
Reports of traffic problem on M40 between J12 B4451 (Gaydon) and J11 A361 / A422 (Banbury).
ROAD: M40 SOUTHBOUND WARWICKSHIRE - One lane closed due to a broken down car at M42 junction 3A